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ZooTampa at Lowry Park - Things to Know Before Visiting

1101 W Sligh Ave, Tampa, FL 33604, USA


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About ZooTampa at Lowry Park

In 2009, Lowry Park Zoo was voted the number one Family Friendly Zoo in the US by Parents Magazine. Nearly 1 million people visit the 65-acre zoo a year to see its more than 1,300 animals.

Attractions Near ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay5.59km from ZooTampa at Lowry Park

335-acre (136 ha) African-themed animal theme park. The park officially features nine roller coasters and two water rides amongst other rides and animal attractions.

Glazer Children's Museum
Glazer Children's Museum7.09km from ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Housed in a 53,000-square-foot facility in downtown Tampa, the museum features 170 interactive exhibits in multiple themed areas. Traveling exhibits occasionally supplement the museum's permanent collection as well.

Henry B. Plant Museum
Henry B. Plant Museum7.43km from ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Plant Hall was formerly known as the Tampa Bay Hotel, which was a 511-room resort hotel opened on February 5, 1891 by Henry B. Plant near the terminus of his rail line. The museum's exhibits focus on Gilded Age tourism, the elite lifestyle of the hotel's guests, and the building's use during the Spanish–American War.

Tampa Riverwalk
Tampa Riverwalk7.67km from ZooTampa at Lowry Park

2.6-mile-long (4.2 km) open space and pedestrian trail development along the Hillsborough River . The Riverwalk extends along most of the downtown Tampa waterfront, forming a continuous path connecting multiple parks, attractions, public spaces, and hotels.

Museum Of Science & Industry
Museum Of Science & Industry7.69km from ZooTampa at Lowry Park

A community-based not-for-profit institution and educational resource that is dedicated to advancing public interest, knowledge, and understanding of science, industry, and technology.

The Florida Aquarium
The Florida Aquarium8.04km from ZooTampa at Lowry Park

It is a large scale, 250,000-square-foot (23,000 m2) aquarium home to more than 7,000 aquatic plants and animals from Florida and all over the world.

Where is ZooTampa at Lowry Park

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Hillsborough County was created on January 25, 1834 and its area was much larger and included eight other present-day counties: Charlotte County, DeSoto, Hardee, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, and Sarasota.