BioPark Behind-the-Scenes: Rhinos and Giraffes

Sunday Oct 15, 2017

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903 10th Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
US

Phone: 764-6214
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$75

Contact:

New Mexico BioPark Society

Phone: 505-764-6297
Website: Click to Visit

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Come face-to-face with some of the BioPark’s most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Registration required.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Your tour begins in the land down under to learn more about Australian marsupials. Enter the Tasmanian devil dens where you may get to see one up close. Learn about the Devil Facial Tumor disease and how the BioPark partners with the Australian government to save these threatened marsupials. Next, you will learn about another Tasmanian wonder – the wombat. Finally, you will have private access to the lorikeet aviary where you will have an exclusive opportunity to feed these fascinating and charismatic birds. 

Take a peek behind the scenes at the ABQ BioPark Zoo, and meet the rhinos and giraffes up close.

Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Your tour begins in Africa for an up-close encounter with rhinos, one of the most endangered animals in the world. Inside the rhino barn, enjoy the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to feel the rhino’s skin. Then step right up for an exclusive feeding session with the giraffes, and pose for a photo with the world’s tallest animal. Remember your camera! Finally, you’ll discover how the giraffes spend their time behind the scenes as you explore their barn.Tickets are $75 per person, and pre-registration is required. All proceeds directly benefit the animals seen on the tour. All ages welcome.