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Attractions

Animal Encounters

ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS: FRONT STREET STAGE

10:30 a.m. daily at Front Street Stage

Take 10 minutes out of your day to see one of our amazing animal ambassadors.

 

ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS: AFRICA ROCKS

11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. daily near Rocks Box

Meet an animal ambassador up close at Africa Rocks, near Rocks Box.

KEEPER TALK: POLAR BEARS

11 a.m. daily at Northern Frontier

Find out more about these remarkable animals.

KEEPER TALK: LEMURS

Noon daily at Africa Rocks

Learn more about the lemurs of Africa Rocks.

 

KEEPER TALK: MEERKATS

12:30 p.m. daily at Map Locator #10

Meet our remarkable meerkats, and learn more about them.

 

KEEPER TALK: BABOONS

12:45 p.m. daily at Africa Rocks

Find out more about Africa Rocks' amazing group of hamadryas baboons. 

 

KEEPER TALK: HORSE, BURRO, OR CAMEL

1:30 p.m. daily at Elephant Odyssey

Learn more about horses, burros, and camels.

KEEPER TALK: GIRAFFES

3:30 p.m. daily at Urban Jungle

Discover more about those amazing giraffes.

 

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Australian Wildlife Relief

Plush-crested Jay in the Zoo's Parker Aviary
ZOONOOZ

The Brainy Bunch

Meet Some Smart Birds
Mother polar bear with cub.
ZOONOOZ

Tracking Polar Bears...and More!

Keeping Tabs in the Wild
Masai giraffe
GO BEHIND THE SCENES

INSIDE LOOK TOURS

Young brother and sister, mother and father wearing matching San Diego Zoo t-shirts.
SHOPZOO

ZOO FAMILY APPAREL

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Creature Comforts

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