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Zoo Knoxville, Knoxville

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A city zoo with 800 residents, Zoo Knoxville features Knoxville's wild side. Feed the tallest species on earth at the Family Giraffe Encounter. Other highlights include the Komodo dragon sunning himself on the rocks, and endangered species such as the African elephant and snow leopard. The urban zoo can be toured quickly and makes a refreshing stopping point on a larger tour of the city. By using our Knoxville day trip website , you can arrange your visit to Zoo Knoxville and other attractions in Knoxville.
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  • This was a nice zoo, with good burgers. Our only complaint was that some of the animals weren’t visible or in their enclosures.  more »
  • We took our 17 month old grandaughter for a day at the zoo. I thought she would be a bit young for it, but she had a great time.  more »
  • I hadn't been to the zoo in years, but had a new grandbaby this year and got passes to take her preiodically. I am loving the renovations and improvements made since my last visit! The asian Tiger exh...  more »

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A high concentration of popular hotel chains are grouped downtown. These are all located within walking distance of the city's major attractions. A handful of quirky hostels offer economy lodging with character, as do the bed and breakfasts located in the Old City. The city's website provides a comprehensive list of all the city's lodging options, along with their locations and contact information.
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