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  • IllumiNights at the Zoo:

    A Chinese Lantern Festival presented by Georgia Power

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  • How do we (and you!) support giant panda conservation?

    We have contributed more than $16 million toward research, nature reserve management, reforestation and more.

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  • New baby alert!

    Come see first-time mom Bam and her adorable baby.

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  • Did you know a chili plant and a bee can stop an elephant?

    Read how in our recent Conservation Blog!

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IllumiNights at the Zoo: A Chinese Lantern Festival presented by Georgia Power

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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Cookies with Santa

Don't miss the big guy's first stop!

Santa is parking his sleigh in the Michael & Thalia Carlos ballroom in Savanna Hall this year.

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Zoo Atlanta Gift Memberships

Unlimited FREE daytime admission all year long for one low price in a convenient gift card.

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Shop gifts and save species!

Our Holiday Gift Guide is packed with unique ideas that are sure to please everyone on your list!  

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

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News & Stories

How smart are Kunekune pigs?

Here at the Zoo, we’re honored to have some of the Earth’s most intelligent species in our stewardship. You may...
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Tips for Holiday Sustainability

It’s hard to believe how fast this year has passed, and that we have already arrived at the holiday season!...
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Avian weaponry

Down in the Lower Zoo lives a fascinating little bird, the masked lapwing (Vanellus miles). These Australia natives are members...
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Zoo Atlanta is all aglow with the highly anticipated return of IllumiNights: A Chinese Lantern Festival, opening Monday evening, November...
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