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Oklahoma City Zoo, Oklahoma

 
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Distance from city center: 4.6mi
Sandro's pictureby Sandro Family & Fun travel tip
added on the 23rd of November, 2010
No wonder it is also called a 'living museum', the Oklahoma City Zoo has a wide variety of animals, like rhinos, white leopards, lions and so on. Only elephants can't be seen, but we heard they were relocated to Tulsa in the hope to mate with a male and have baby elephants.

The Butterfly Garden and the Aquatic Center were the most colorful of all, but I also liked the Cat Forest (Lion Overlook).

There are child-friendly areas enacted too, where kids can pet and feed the animals, play and just have a great time. I believe this Zoo is just great, fun and educational. I can only recommend it!

Address:
2101 NE 50th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73111, USA

Price:
Children $4, adults $7

Opening Hours:
Mon-Sun: 9am-5pm.

On the web:
http://www.okczoo.com/

 
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