Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, Nassau
(3.6/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
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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  • Small Zoo, with few species of animals. High point entrance with a group of people in a giant Aviary filled with parrots well tame that eat out of your hand. Nice ride.
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  • Having paid $18 entrance we expected to find a zoo. Instead we found several cages with one or two rather uninteresting birds and only three non feathered species (2 wild cats, a ring-tailed lemur and...  more »
  • Great place to visit. Good photo ops. Lots to see. Fun feeding the birds and cute curio shop. Hot in summer months but if you like flora and fauna you will enjoy this. Fun for the kids too.