ZooTampa at Lowry Park was recently named one of the top 10 zoos in the United States by USA Today’s 10 Best Reader’s Choice Awards. This award recognizes the dedication and hard work of everyone at ZooTampa, from our staff to our volunteers, who make sure that every visitor has an enjoyable experience.
What Makes ZooTampa Special?
ZooTampa is a popular destination for families and animal lovers alike. The zoo has over 1,300 animals and is home to some of the most exotic species in the world. From giraffes and elephants to rhinos and zebras, there’s something for everyone. Plus, guests can get up close and personal with some of their favorite animals through unique experiences like animal encounters and behind-the-scenes tours.
The zoo also offers fun activities for all ages such as rides on a chairlift or safari train, a zip line adventure course, an aviary filled with colorful birds, an interactive play area for kids, and much more. Every day at ZooTampa is full of educational opportunities as well – from learning about wildlife conservation efforts to exploring new habitats in person.
In addition to its exceptional animal care and educational programming, ZooTampa is committed to helping protect endangered species around the world through its partnerships with local conservation organizations. In recent years, they have worked with organizations such as Sea Turtle Conservancy, Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission (FWC), Big Cat Rescue Tampa Bay Area Rescue Network (BART) , and many others to help restore habitats and protect vulnerable species from extinction.
ZooTampa at Lowry Park has been recognized as one of America’s best zoos thanks to its commitment to providing a safe home for exotic animals while also educating visitors about wildlife conservation efforts across the globe. Whether you’re looking for a fun day out or just want to explore new habitats without leaving home, ZooTampa has something for everyone! Make sure you visit soon so you can experience everything ZooTampa has to offer!