Fantastic & Free Saint Louis Zoo

A quick tour of one of the best zoo's in the U.S.

The Saint Louis Zoo welcomes visitors to one of the great zoological parks in the U.S., housing more than 24,000 animals, many of them rare and endangered. Be sure to walk through the amazing Sea Lion Sound, and say hello to Priya, the new baby elephant (if she’s available for viewing), at River’s Edge. Admission to the Zoo and most exhibits is free. Admission to the Children’s Zoo $4, and Carousel $3 are free the first hour the zoo is open. Sea Lion shows $4. Stingrays at Caribbean Cove $4. Open M-Th 8am-5pm, F-Su 8am-7pm. Parking $15.

www.stlzoo.org. In Forest Park; enter park at any entrance and follow signs. 314.781.0900.

David Lancaster
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David Lancaster is an accomplished artist and photographer whose work has been shown in galleries in St. Louis, Chica...