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Renaissance Philadelphia Airport Hotel

500 Stevens Drive  Philadelphia  Pennsylvania  19113  USA 

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Visitor's Guide: Philadelphia

Philadelphia Zoo

Oldest American Zoological Park
  • Neighborhood: Fairmount Park
  • Category: Educational Outings
  • Hours: Mar to Oct - Mo to Su from 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM,Nov to Feb - Mo to Su from 09:30 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Train: "Girard Avenue & 34th Street
  • Accessible for persons with disabilities: yes

Description

Philadelphia Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in the nation. Founded in 1874, this 42-acre (17-hectare) sanctuary on the Schuylkill River bank is home to over 100 species of rare and exotic fauna. Explore the Carnivore Kingdom, Reptile Exercise Yard, Monkey Junction, Small Mammal House, the Big Cat Crossing and other exhibits, and acquaint yourself with wildlife and their conservation. They shelter the Brazilian Agouti, Carribean Flamingo, and endangered species like the Micronesian Kingfisher, Western Lowland Gorrila and Panamanian Golden Frog. Visitors can also follow their interesting trails like Treetop or Great Ape. Children can enjoy river boat rides, safaris and the Amazon Rainforest Carousel. A viist is a great activity for school groups, campers, families and friends.

Identification of these resources is solely for the convenience of our guests. Neither Marriott International, Inc. nor any of its affiliates or franchisees endorses or is a sponsor of these resources.