San Diego Zoo facts for kids
Entrance to the zoo with an elephant sculpture
|Location||Balboa Park, San Diego, California, USA|
|Land area||100 acres (0.4 km²)|
|Number of animals||4000|
|Number of species||950|
|Major exhibits||Absolutely Apes, Monkey Trails, Ituri Forest, Polar Bear Plunge, Giant Panda Research Station, Cat Canyon, Children's Zoo, Reptile Mesa|
The San Diego Zoo is a zoo in Balboa Park, San Diego, California. It is one of the largest zoos in the world with over 4,000 animals of more than 800 species. It is also one of the few zoos in the world that houses the giant panda. It is one of the few places in Southern California to feature an arctic landscape.
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San Diego Zoo Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.