Minnesota Zoo

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Address: 13000 Zoo Boulevard, Apple Valley, MN 55124

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Journey into Russia's Grizzly Coast and watch massive grizzly bears hunt for fish in the nearby water, listen to the playful calls of the sea otters, discover the stealth and beauty of the Amur leopards, and observe smart and curious wild boars. Situated on 500 rolling, wooded acres, the Minnesota Zoo is home to a lush tropical forest and aviary, a marine center, boreal forest, tundra and a family farm. With more than 2,400 animals representing over 400 species, you're assured of a new adventure every visit!

Founded in 1978, the Minnesota Zoo exists to connect people, animals, and the natural world. Cutting-edge exhibits provide exciting experiences with animals and their habitats introducing guests to species from around the globe. Education programs engage audiences at the Zoo, throughout the region, and around world. Conservation programs protect endangered species and preserve critical ecosystems.

The Great Clips IMAX Theatre at the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley offers the Ultimate movie-going experience.