Enjoy close encounters with more than 1000 animals at one of Georgia’s most beloved destinations. Highlights include giant pandas and North America’s largest population of great apes! Get to know mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and more from around the world. Leave with memories your family will treasure for a lifetime.
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Get an overload of inspiration when you meet the only twin giant pandas in the U.S., Ya Lun and Xi Lun. Zoo Atlanta is one of four zoos in the U.S. to house this rare species. See one of the largest populations of great apes in the U.S., including gorillas and orangutans. Visit tanuki year-round; Zoo Atlanta is the only accredited zoo in the U.S. to house this species.
Explore one of the nation’s most renowned populations of reptiles and amphibians at Scaly Slimy Spectacular: The Amphibian and Reptile Experience – including one of the world’s rarest lizard species, the Guatemalan beaded lizard. Meet a keeper or watch training in action at keeper talks and training demos.
Zoo Atlanta’s grounds are home to more than 1,000 animals representing more than 200 species who require daily expert attention. The animals here at the Zoo are healthy and well, thanks to the amazing team of humans who are with them every day, providing the same superior care and enrichment the animals always receive – an unwavering standard that is never compromised, regardless of whether or not the Zoo is open.
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