Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, Nassau

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Visit Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, the first and only zoo in the Bahamas. Originally opened in 1937, the zoo now houses approximately 200 animals. In keeping with the zoo’s aim to promote conservation, it features a sanctuary and simulated natural habitats for a variety of endangered animals, including the Bahamian boa constrictor and Bahama parrot. A highlight of the zoo are the gorgeous Caribbean flamingoes and their famous trainer show, a must-see for any visitor. Hand-feed parrots or take an educational tour about wildlife conservation. Plan your visit to Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Nassau itinerary maker.
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  • We timed our visit so that we wouldn't miss the flamingo show and the parrot feeding, and it was well worth it. Visitors fed apple pieces to the little parrots who perched on your arm or shoulder. Ver...  more »
  • We enjoyed the afternoon at Ardasta Zoo. It was reasonable price to get in and you feel like you are walking through a jungle so adds to the experience. They have certain times you can feed the birds ...  more »
  • We went to this zoo in a sunday morning, it is a really small zoo but the animals are just beautiful and the staff was really friendly! The highlight of the trip was the flamingo show, it's amazing ho...  more »