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World's Best Zoos

What’s the oldest zoo in America? How about the entire world? Discover the world’s best zoos, from the United States to Asia, where wondrous wildlife exhibits delight visitors of all stripes..

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San Diego Zoo

A cuddly polar bear takes the plunge at the San Diego Zoo. More than 3,700 animals call the famed zoo in San Diego’s Balboa Park their home. With 99 acres as their lair, they’ve got plenty of terrain in which to spread out … and splash.

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