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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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Now Open - Safari Club Gulf Shores at New Zoo Location
Sep 6th, 2019

As Alabama’s first certified “Green Restaurant” we have also created a full line of vegetarian and vegan offerings as well. As we like to say “Proudly Serving Herbivores, Omnivores and Carnivores”. Throughout the beautifully landscaped twenty-five acres of the new Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo we have integrated a...Read More

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Animal Art Safari  Date:  Nov 2, 2019 Time:  7:00- 10:00 p.m. Buy Tickets Now! First...Read More


September 30, is the last day open at our current location. Starting Oct 1, we will be closed to start...Read More

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