The Phoenix Zoo is one of the largest non-profit zoos in the country and is the only zoo accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums in the Valley.
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One of the largest non-profit zoos in the U.S., caring for over 3,000 animals with nearly 400 species represented, including many threatened/endangered species. 455 North Galvin Parkway Phoenix, Arizona 85008
The Phoenix Zoo is one of the largest non-profit zoos in the United States, caring for more than 3,000 animals, with nearly 400 species represented, including many threatened or endangered species.
One of worlds largest non profit zoos. 400 species including many threatened/endangered species. 455 N Galvin Parkway. 6.5 mi from Scotty
The Phoenix Zoo opened in 1962 and is the largest privately owned, non-profit zoo in the United States. Located in Phoenix, Arizona, the zoo was founded by Robert Maytag, a member of the Maytag family, and operates on 125 acres of land in the Papago Park area of Phoenix. It has been designated as a…
If you are here anytime from Thanksgiving to Mid January, check them out at night. They have the most spectacular Zoo Lights.
It’s great to see so many cool animals if you’re ok with it, you can even ride a camel! Also during the holiday season they put up millions of lights, have light shows set to music and it’s a fantastic thing to do at night
You can "Cruise the Zoo" in your car from 7am to noon during COVID. Haven't done it yet...but I've heard it's pretty awesome.
The Phoenix Zoo opened in 1962 and is the largest privately owned, non-profit zoo in the United States. Located in Phoenix, the zoo was founded by Robert Maytag and is operated on 125 acres of land in the Papago Park area.
“For a peaceful walk with beautiful scenery I’ve been here several times. And during part of the warmer times of the year there are so many butterflies to be seen nearby. Around the Christmas holidays they normally have live music Christmas lights and my favorite was the hot apple cider drinks.”
“Absolute best spot on a mountain to view the Phoenix Valley. Be aware, although it is a short hike, the trek can be rather steep in some areas. Moderate-high difficulty level. Very popular hike in the city so hike out early if you'd prefer to avoid crowds.”
“I know....shopping...but during COVID it's an outdoor mall with some good outdoor eating.”
“Beautiful area of ponds, pinic areas, bike trails and hike trails. Their are a few parks with ponds to check out some Arizona wildlife. The Hole-in-the-Rock is the reddish mountain formation. The hike trail there is easy and short, but again, a popular spot for sunset views of Tempe.”
“Phoenix Art Museum has become the largest art museum in the southwestern United States, providing access to art from all over the world to the people of Arizona. Throughout the year the museum presents festivals, live performances, independent art films and educational programs that enlighten, entertain and stimulate. W 10am-9pm; Th-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12pm-5pm. First Friday 6pm-10pm.”