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Moscow Zoo Entrance
Entrance, 2010

The Moscow Zoo is a zoo in Moscow. It is one of the ten largest zoos in the world. It covers 53 acres or 21 hectares* (in 2013). The zoo holds over 6,000 individual animals, of 927 species (in 2013). The zoo opened in 1864. The most recent exhibits include a sea aquarium, an aviary, a sea lion exhibit, and children's attractions. A footbridge connects the two parts of the zoo that are separated by Bolshaya Gruzinskaya Street.

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