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. Using our custom trip planner, Nassau attractions like Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We enjoyed our hour or so at this zoo. They had a decent variety of animals for such a small zoo. We got to feed the Lories and participate in the flamingo march. The cost may be a little much for the...  more »
  • Enjoyed watching the flamingos march and then later interact with volunteers. Seemed less flamingos then 10 years ago when we visited. Pleasent walks round other bird and animal cages. Just wear insec...  more »
  • The flamingos were great and the kids getting to actually go Into the ring was great. The bird feeding was also good. I’m glad we were there early in the morning because I’m sure it got very hot early...  more »
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