Twilight at the Zoo offers a unique opportunity for adults over 21 to experience the zoo after hours!
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Did you know that over the years, nearly 50 Hoffmann’s two-toed sloths have been born at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo? Shaggy and slow moving, these fascinating creatures have captured the hearts of animal lovers everywhere. Don’t miss your chance to learn more about the zoo’s sloth collection from senior animal staff who work with them firsthand. Guests will have the opportunity to meet a sloth up close and personal as we learn all about its unique adaptations.
Comical and captivating, the zoo’s Humboldt penguin colony is a joy to watch. Join us for an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of Penguin Coast led by senior animal care staff. We will visit the husbandry building, where penguins can spend time indoors, as well as the life support systems building which houses all of the equipment needed to maintain a delicate balance in the 50,000 gallon pool. Guests will have the chance to chat with the staff who care for the penguins firsthand, and learn about how the Rosamond Gifford Zoo contributes to the Humboldt penguin Species Survival Plan. Come see for yourself how your local accredited zoo is making a difference in the future of this endangered species.