Living Desert Zoo & Gardens, Palm Desert

Categories: Deserts, Natural History Museums, Zoos & Aquariums, Museums, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4.3/5 based on 1,700+ reviews on the web
A wilderness preserve that reintroduces species back into the wild, Living Desert Zoo & Gardens focuses solely on desert environments. The gardens feature a series of landscapes that recreate regional desert environments, including flowers, edible plants, and cacti. Talk to the tour guides, who will explain how integral deserts are to the world's ecosystems. The park also manages conservation and desert reconstruction programs. Put Living Desert Zoo & Gardens into our Palm Desert trip itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Despite everything we read, we went in the heat of mid-day (its just how our schedule worked out). There were a lot of animals "off exhibit" though not sure if that is because of the heat or if they w...  read more »
  • I think we went there the wrong time of the year. it was too hot but the zoo is relatively nice. Not the best I have visited but fairly OK. The staff is super friendly and helpful. just make sure you ...  read more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed our time at the zoo! We fed the giraffes and warthogs, saw the cheetahs run, and the meerkats put on a special show for us! I would totally recommend everyone to visit this zoo. ...  read more »
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