Located in sunny Southern California, the San Diego Zoo offers a one-of-a-kind adventure that seamlessly combines a wildlife sanctuary with a peaceful botanical garden. As you wander through our winding paths, you’ll enter a world colonized by over 12,000 rare and endangered animals, each with its own captivating story to tell. From adorable koalas to majestic tigers, ancient Galápagos tortoises, and playful polar bears, you’ll find yourself surrounded by a rich tapestry of life that’s both awe-inspiring and heartwarming. Your journey becomes even more exciting as you explore Africa Rocks, where you can get up close and personal with penguins, baboons, lemurs, and weaver birds. Our aim is to ignite your curiosity and inspire learning. With interactive experiences, hands-on activities, and engaging educational presentations, we’ll awaken your inner explorer and turn every moment into a chance for discovery. The San Diego Zoo it’s a place where families and nature enthusiasts can connect with the incredible world of animals and plants, where you can become a champion for wildlife and the environment. We eagerly await your visit, where you can join our mission, witness the magic of our work, and immerse yourself in the beauty of the natural world.