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  • Did you know we share weekly panda updates?

    Check out PandaCam and stay-up-to-date with how Lun Lun, Yang Yang and the twins, Ya Lun and Xi Lun, are doing with our Panda Blogs!

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  • A booming pair of beauties

    Meet Zazu and Gumby the southern ground hornbills once, and love them forever!

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  • Give a giraffe a snack!

    Hand-feed Earth’s tallest living land mammals during your next visit.

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    Wrapped in socks, stuffed into backpacks, suitcases and boxes, and then transported around the world, shells don’t protect turtles and tortoises from the illegal wildlife trade.

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IllumiNights at the Zoo: A Chinese Lantern Festival

A Chinese Lantern Festival

Visit a nighttime wonderland featuring vistas of hand-crafted, illuminated wildlife and awe-inspiring sights celebrating the diversity of the natural world.

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Boo at the Zoo is back!

Our fun family Halloween festival returns.

Four days of the treats, sights and sounds of magical Zoo Boo Town.

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Educator Soiree

Calling all teachers!

Enjoy an evening at the Zoo just for you!

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Save 20% off one daytime general admission ticket to Zoo Atlanta and one Standard Experience ticket for WILD: A Safari Experience at Illuminarium Atlanta!

Experience a world of live wildlife and conservation at Zoo Atlanta then come face-to-face with the planet’s most exotic animals in their natural habitats in a unique cinematic experience at Illuminarium Atlanta

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Membership pays for itself in as few as two visits per year!

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News & Stories

Trading turtles and tortoises 

“Suitcase Filled with 185 Live Baby Tortoises Wrapped in Plastic Discovered at Galápagos Airport” – March 2021  “DNA Test Stops...
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Managing birds in mixed-species aviaries

Hello everyone! Kyle here from the Bird Team! A lot of you who have gotten to visit our Zoo have...
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The toads of Mexico

Recently I completed a complete draft of a manuscript that, essentially, I had been working on since 1989. It’s a...
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Update on our western lowland gorilla population: As a follow-up to the news we shared on Friday, September 10, about...
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