The 10 Best Zoos in the U.S.
This Smithsonian-run zoo is known for its enormous pandas, Asian elephants, and bird exhibits.
A conservation center with manatees, cheetahs, and gorillas.
This tropical zoo has koalas, giraffes, and Komodo dragons from Asia, Africa, and Australia.
The park-like zoo is famous for its elephant breeding program and Pacific Northwest displays.
This mountaintop zoo features African elephants, giraffes, and penguins.
This zoo features native and exotic animals including jaguars and orangutans in its Louisiana Swamp exhibit.
Conservation-focused zoo with River's Edge and Penguin & Puffin Coast.
This educational and conservation-focused zoo has approximately 7,000 animals, including elephants, rhinoceros, and meerkats.
The nation's first zoo, with the PECO Primate Reserve, large cats, hippos, and rare bird exhibits.
This zoo's Asian Tropics and Toyota Elephant Passage offer unusual animal encounters.
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