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A Wild Valentine's Day

Feb 03, 2017

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Dinner and a movie? Next.
A walk on the beach? No, thanks.
Up close encounters with wildlife? YES!


This holiday, take your loved one on a truly unique date to the Zoo. Enjoy the beauty of manatees, to koalas, to tigers and MORE!

Make your special date to the Zoo even more unforgettable with one of our exclusive Premium Tours. You and your sweetie will have the opportunity to interact with a Southern white rhinoceros, hand-feed a Florida key deer or hand-feed an emu. Click here to book your tour!
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From February 11-12, the animals will get into the spirit as well with special holiday enrichments throughout the day!


Saturday, February 11
10:00 a.m. - Florida black bear
10:30 a.m. - Malayan tiger
11:00 a.m. -  Bornean orangutan
11:30 a.m. - Red wolves
12:30 p.m. - Clouded leopard
1:30 p.m. - Siamang gibbon & Angola colobus
2:00 p.m. - African penguins
2:30 p.m. - Queensland koala

Sunday, February 12
10:00 a.m. - Florida panther
10:30 a.m. - Aldabra tortoise
11:00 a.m. -  Key deer
11:30 a.m. - River otter
12:30 p.m. - African penguins
1:30 p.m. - Chimpanzee
2:00 p.m. - Florida panther
2:30 p.m. - Meerkats

Tags :

  • Zoo
  • Fun
  • Valentine's Day
  • Tampa Bay City Pass
  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums
  • affiliate4

Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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