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Houston Zoological Gardens
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Spanning 55 acres at Hermann Park, the zoo is home to 5,000 animals of 700 species. The Wortham World of Primates is a 2.2-acre rain-forest habitat for apes and monkeys. The Tropical Bird House is a walk-through jungle aviary for more than 200 free-flying birds. Other denizens include Siberian tigers, pygmy hippos, giraffes, sea lions and vampire bats.
- Address : 1513 N. MacGregor Way USA - Houston TX 77023-400977023-4009Houston
- Phone : 7135235888
- Website : http://www.houstonzoo.org
- Prices : $8,50
Opening hours :
- Open Apr-Oct, daily 9am-6pm (5pm, Nov-Mar).