Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, Nassau

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Zoo / Aquarium Garden
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 wanted to choose something other than water-related activities for a change and visited here while on a cruise. We were a small group and enjoyed touring the Gardens/Zoo. Lots of animals to see whi...  more »
  • Me, my husband, two 5 year olds, and an 11 year old enjoyed the couple of hours spent here. The gardens were pretty. We enjoyed feeding the parakeets and the peacocks and flamingos walking around free...  more »
  • At the zoo/gardens, we got to see birds (peacocks and flamingo included), turtles, pigs, meercats, etc. We had a nice day here. The only down fall is that it seems slightly disorganized - the paths ar...  more »