Lions and tigers and bears – and so much more, on lovely grounds make the Denver Zoo one of the most popular zoos in America. Go underwater with polar bears at Northern Shores, or eyeball-to-eyeball with a gorilla in Primate Panorama. Predator Ridge recreates the plains of Africa with a pride of lions, while Tropical Discovery is rainforest teeming with crocodiles and gila monsters.
Free Parking. While the Zoo boundaries are closer, the actual Zoo Entrance is just 1.3 mile away. Great for the kids! Home to 4,300 animals representing more than 600 species, including lions, elephants, polar bears and gorillas. Sitting on 80-acres in Denver's Historic City Park, the Zoo is…
Wonderful and lush grounds make this a fun afternoon seeing all the animals up close.
Top notch zoo located at the east end of Denver. Make a full day out of it by also going to the Botanical Gardens.