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Ever have a lemur sit on your head or cuddle with a kangaroo?
How about pet an anteater or hang out with a sloth?

Our up-close and intimate Animal Encounters are unique educational opportunities to learn about some of our most gentle and fascinating animals in a safe, supervised environment. Appropriate for all ages, it’s a fun, foto-fantastic must-do at the zoo!

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Safari Club Restaurant
Oct 6th, 2022

Safari Club Restaurant Temporarily Closed The Safari Club restaurant and the food truck inside the zoo are temporarily closed for restructuring. While food will be unavailable within the zoo, drink machines are located throughout the zoo with water and soft drinks. Zoo operations, birthday parties, and events scheduled at Savannah Manor inside...Read More

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Celebrate Halloween with the animals at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo. BOO at the ZOO presented by Exit Realty of Gulf...Read More


  Tickets are SOLD OUT for the 2022 ZOO BREW: The Sloth Crawl! There will be NO tickets sold at the...Read More

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