Type of Attraction: Zoological Park
Highlights: The Brevard Zoo is home to approximately 500 animals that represent 130 different species. In addition to animal habitats, the Brevard Zoo features the Paws On – Animal Study Zone, Flying Fox Forest, Wetlands Outpost, Wildside Encounters, Animal Encounters Petting Zoo, Expedition Africa, train ride, guided kayaking trips, snack bar, picnic areas and a well-stocked gift shop.
Hours: Daily, 9:30 AM to 5 PM
Admission: Adults, $14.50; Ages 2-12, $10.50; Seniors, $13.50
Address: 8225 North Wickham Road , Melbourne, Florida
Phone Number: (321) 254-WILD (9453)
Directions: From Interstate 95, take Exit 191. The Brevard Zoo lies just 0.5 miles East of Interstate 95.
Brevard Zoo is a 75 acres (30 ha) not-for-profit facility located in Melbourne, Florida, United States that is home to more than 650 animals representing more than 165 species from Florida, South America, Africa, Asia, and Australia. The zoo features many extraordinary animal experiences including giraffe and lorikeet feedings, African kayak tours, paddle boats in the wetlands, and a train ride. Brevard Zoo is a not-for-profit organization accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.
The zoo is divided into four loops: Expedition Africa, Australia/Asia, Wild Florida, and La Selva. These loops are accessed off of the main loop that encircles the flamingo pond.
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