Florida

   
USA : FLORIDA

Brevard Zoo, Melbourne

8225 N Wickham Road Melbourne, FL 32940
Phone: (321) 254-9453
Website: http://www.brevardzoo.org

Take a kayaking safari through the wilderness, experience the magic of feeding a gentle giraffe or a wild adventure on tree top trek. See a huge rhino. Enjoy the summer weather under a shaded boardwalk, surrounded by untouched wildlife, or splash with your child in a play lagoon.

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

3605 E Bougainvillea Ave Tampa, FL 33612
Phone: (813) 987-5250
Website: http://www.buschgardens.org

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, Sanford

3755 NW Highway 17-92 Sanford, FL 32747
Phone: (407) 323-4450
Website: http://www.centralfloridazoo.org

This zoo has over 500 animals, 23 acres of botanical gardens, an Insect Zoo and one of the best-known reptile houses in the southeastern USA. Enjoy live animal encounters and shows. Bring your swim suit and cool off in the Tropical Splash Ground or visit the children’s zoo to feed the farm animals.


Discovery Cove, Orlando

6000 Discovery Cove Way Orlando, FL 32821
Phone: (407) 370-1400
Website: http://www.discoverycove.com/

Affiliated with Sea World Orlando


Disney's Animal Kingdom, Lake Buena Vista

1316 N Bear Island Road Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Phone: (407) 939-2468
Website: http://www.disney.com

Part of Disneyworld


Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

370 Zoo Parkway Jacksonville, FL 32218
Phone: (904) 757-4463
Website: http://www.jacksonvillezoo.org

The Zoo contains over 2,400 animals. Walk through Africa, South America and Asia exhibits such as the Range of the Jaguar, and the Land of the Tiger. Other attractions include the Giraffe Overlook, African Plains, Great Apes, Savanna Blooms Garden, and Wild Florida exhibits.


Jungle Island, Miami

1111 Parrot Jungle Trail Miami, FL 33132
Phone: (305) 400-7000
Website: http://www.jungleisland.com
Hours: Daily 10am - 5pm subject to weather

Jungle Island has been pleasing visitors for 75 years. With daily exhibits and shows, they feature big cats, birds and serpents.


Lion Country Safari, Loxahatchee

2003 Lion Country Safari Road Loxahatchee, FL 33470
Phone: (561) 793-1084
Website: http://www.lioncountrysafari.com
Hours: Mid-Sept-Mid-Dec 10am-5pm weekdays, 9:30am-5:30pm weekends



Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium, Sarasota

1600 Ken Thompson Parkway Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone: (941)388-4441
Website: http://www.mote.org

 

Naples Zoo

1590 Goodlette-Frank Road Naples, FL 34102
Phone: (239) 262-5409
Website: http://www.napleszoo.org

The Zoo features animals from apes to zebras. Visitors get close to wildlife from Malagasy fosas to Malayan tigers along with favorites like lions, leopards, alligators, monkeys, bears and many other species throughout the 44-acre tropical park. Featured exhibits include Tiger Forest, Black Bear Hammock, and Leopard Rock. Dining options are available. There is also a picnic area, play areas, and a gift shop on site.

Palm Beach Zoo, West Palm Beach

1301 Summit Boulevard West Palm Beach, FL 33405
Phone: (561) 533-0887
Website: http://www.palmbeachzoo.org

The Zoo houses over 500 animals within 23-acres of habitat in the heart of West Palm Beach. In addition to many animals from all over the world living in natural habitats, the Zoo features over 60 keeper talks and wildlife presentations each week.


Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo, Gainesville

3000 NW 83rd St Gainesville, FL 32606
Phone: (352) 395-5601
Website: http://www.sfcollege.edu/zoo

Known as one of the premier wild animal technology program in the United States, the college has its own zoo, the Teaching Zoo, located on the Northwest campus. Set in a naturally wooded environment, the 10-acre facility is a functioning zoo open to the public with a diverse collection of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates. Faculty members serve both as academic leaders for the Zoo Animal Technology Program and as supervisors of the training experiences in the Teaching Zoo.

SeaWorld Orlando

7007 SeaWorld Drive Orlando, FL 32821
Phone: (407) 351-3600
Website: http://www.seaworld.org

St. Augustine Alligator Farm

999 Anastasia Blvd. Saint Augustine, FL 32080
Phone: (904) 824-3337
Website: http://www.alligatorfarm.com

Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo

1101 W Sligh Avenue Tampa, FL 33604
Phone: (813) 935-8552
Website: http://www.lowryparkzoo.org

The Zoo features more than 1,000 animals on 63 acres of natural habitats. Also at the Zoo: water play areas, rides, educational shows and restaurants.

The Florida Aquarium, Tampa

701 Channelside Drive Tampa, FL 33602-5614
Phone: (813) 273-4000
Website: http://www.flaquarium.org

With over 10,000 aquatic plants and animals from Florida and beyond, the Aquarium features 200,000 square-feet of air-conditioned fun. Discover an expanded shark collection, dive in the shark tank, see ocean wonders from around the world such as rare leafy sea dragons from Australia, or other exhibits including lemurs and playful river otters.

The Seas, Lake Buena Vista

2020 N Avenue of the Stars Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Phone: (407) 560-7181
Website: http://www.disney.com

Part of Disneyworld Epcot Center

Zoo Miami

12400 SW 152nd St / One Zoo Boulevard Miami, FL 33177
Phone: (305) 251-0400
Website: http://www.zoomiami.org

Encompassing almost 750 acres, the Zoo is home to more than 3,000 animals from sub-tropical and tropical regions all over the globe. Over 400 species are represented, many are threatened or endangered in the wild. Special exhibits include Amazon & Beyond, a 27 acre area showcasing South America; Dr. Wilde’s World, an indoor gallery of interpretive exhibits; and the Wings of Asia aviary, a large free-flight aviary with more than 300 rare and endangered Asian birds.