Did you know that Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden has been voted the #1 zoo in the country? In fact, it also won the award for the GREENEST zoo in the country with the work it's doing for the environment. How call is that? Now YOU can visit and see why it's so great!
Cincinnati Zoo is home to over 500 animal and 3,000 plant species. There are animals from ALL over the world. Kids can see their favorites such as the grand African lion, and the charming Masai giraffe.
There are snap happy animals including the American alligator and crocodile, and simply adorable creatures such as the Arctic fox and sand cat.
Kids can also learn the invaluable lesson on conservation as they meet animals who are rare or endangered in the wild, including the snow leopard.
Birds, mammals, and reptiles are all covered at the Cincinnati Zoo. You might even meet some species you have never heard of before! Have you ever seen a snew, or know what white-faced saki is?
There are playful primates, beautiful big cats, slithering snakes and even some domestic animals too.
Also at the zoo are rides & attractions including a 4D theater experience, a carousel and a train. There's a children's zoo with friendly animal interactions, amazing animal programs, as well as opportunities to go behind the scenes!
We haven't even begun to tell you about the botanical gardens either, with their beautiful native and exotic plants and flowers.
It's a nature and wildlife filled family day out in Ohio's capital city. Are you ready to get WILD?