Zoo Atlanta

Top 1% of attractions in Atlanta
8 / 10

10 expert reviews

“Zoo Atlanta is one of Georgia's most loved institutions.”

– Michelin Guide

Fodor's Fodor's
"This zoo has more than 1,500 animals and 200 species from around the world living in naturalistic habitats." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"The Zoo Atlanta , which features flamingos, elephants, kangaroos and the odd tiger. But the zoo's pride and joy are the giant pandas." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Founded in 1889—originally with animals stranded from a traveling circus gone bankrupt—Zoo Atlanta is now a state-of-the-art facility, where all creatures live in re-created habitats." Full review
Not For Tourists Not For Tourists
"Starring Lun Lun and Yang Yang, those adorable Commie pandas!"
Where Where
"Zoo Atlanta opened in April 1889 after a small group of animals were abandoned by a bankrupt circus, but today Zoo Atlanta is one of the nation's best zoos." Full review
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