Opening in summer 2019: the all-new African Savanna
It’s a new day on the African Savanna, one of Earth’s most iconic wild places.
Here in this legendary landscape, all life is connected – with surprising connections to us here at home. Join the migration as we look forward to this historic transformation of Zoo Atlanta!
A new home for African elephants
African elephants will roam a new and dramatically expanded habitat with dynamic and enriching features designed especially for their species. Highlights will include a pond with 360-degree access, waterfalls and a state-of-the-art indoor elephant center.
A new habitat for giraffes
A new habitat will provide the giraffe herd with more usable space than ever before. Explore visitor pathways at ground level – look up to truly appreciate the majestic height of Earth’s tallest land mammals.
New habitats for zebras, ostriches, warthogs and meerkats
Explore new habitats for some of the species that make this ecosystem one of the planet’s best-known and most fragile wild environments.
New to the Zoo: southern white rhinos
Southern white rhinos will join the Zoo Atlanta family in 2019 in a newly-designed home in what is today the elephant habitat.
ZOO ATLANTA PRESENTS “PROTECTING SOUTH LUANGWA”
Zoo Atlanta is proud to host Rachel McRobb, Chief Executive Officer of Conservation South Luangwa, as she presents “Protecting South Luangwa, one of Africa’s most wild and spectacular National Parks,” on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 7 p.m.LEARN MORE
I have the best job in the world
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A transformation years in the making
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Training with the savanna animals
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Behind the scenes with the savanna animals
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