Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park), located at 9777 Golf Links Road, in Oakland, CA, United States
, was founded in 1922.
Henry A. Snows son, Sidney Snow,
was a vital part of Oakland Zoo\'s history. He personally procured the land for Oakland Zoo and founded the Alameda County Zoological Society, now the East Bay Zoological Society. Snow served as Director of Oakland Zoo from 1936 until his death in 1959.