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Inside Look Tour – 11:30 am

Take a sneak peek Behind the Scenes of the inner workings at the Zoo.  During this tour, your group will visit the David A. Straz Manatee Hospital, internationally recognized as a conservation program of international significance.  Continue through the world class Veterinary Clinic and our new Commissary, where you will discover what it takes to feed a Zoo from tadpoles to tigers!

  • Tour time slots are 10:30 am and 11:30 am, Saturday and Sunday from November 5 to December 4. 
  • Tour cost is $29 per participant.
  • The Inside Look Tour will include:
  • A 30-45 minute guided walking tour.
  • Tour includes behind the scenes access and information inclusive of the Commissary (animal nutrition center), David A. Straz, Jr. Manatee Hospital, and our Veterinary Clinic.
  • Souvenir cup for each paying guest.
  • School group 10

Call (813) 935-8552 ext. 268 to schedule or e-mail

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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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