Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, Nassau

(3.6/5 based on 800+ 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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  • The flamingo show was really cool and they allow you to interact with the flamingoes by striking a flamingo pose. They will pick a few volunteers to strike a flamingo with the flamingoes in the arena....  more »
  • We visited about 4 years ago and gave great reviews. Now it's a different story...hurricane damage and neglect. This place needs a BOOST of capital ASAP. The animals and birds what few they have appea...  more »
  • This was our second visit to the zoo and it was just as fantastic as our first visit last year. We loved the variety of animals, especially the exotic birds. The staff were very helpful and we will be...  more »