The date for the grand opening for Expedition Tanzania is set! On March 28th, 2012, the world-class Zoo expansion will be open to the public. MEMBERS PREVIEW From 10AM on Sunday, March 25 through closing on March 27th, members of the Reid Park Zoo will get a special early preview of Expedition Tanzania. Only Reid Park… read more
Male elephant “Mabu” and female elephant “Lungile” have arrived at Reid Park Zoo! Today they tested part of their new exhibit, which is scheduled to open to the public (with a total of 5 resident elephants) very soon! Stay tuned for an announcement of the exact date. [nggallery id=56]
Female polar bear “Snow” was introduced to the big pool side of her exhibit for the first time on February 23, 2012. She bravely explored the deck, and then went for a swim. Click here to watch a video about Snow, produced for a show called “Tucson Now” on Tucson 12.
Animals and visitors shared the love at “I Love Zoo” on 2/12/12! Check out some photos of the event in our gallery: [nggallery id=55] If you missed it, we hope to see you next year!
Here’s a video preview of the Zoo’s upcoming elephant move, and the opening of Expedition Tanzania (currently tentatively scheduled for the end of March): Check it out!
Who wants to win a brand new 2012 Nissan Leaf SL (including complimentary charging station and installation) AND help support the Zoo at the same time? Jim Click has generously provided this amazing vehicle for the a raffle, and 100% of the proceeds from the tickets we sell go right back to us. Tickets are… read more