Saturday, July 4, 2015


10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Today's Species: Polar Bear

The polar bear’s coat is a typical example of adaptation to cold weather climate. It is almost impermeable to freezing temperatures and permits long periods of immersion in the icy Arctic waters.


Summer Flower Show

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The Summer Flower Show displays the greatest plant diversity of any of the Sunken... MORE

Polar Bear Program

10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training,... MORE

Gorilla Program

11:00 am

Get closer to our gorillas in the new Gorilla Forest exhibit with the Gorilla... MORE

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