Bronx Zoo in United States

Bronx Zoo
Elephant enclosure. Photo © K. Lewis Strater
Elephant enclosure. Photo © K. Lewis Strater

First elephant arrived1903
Address2300 Southern Boulevard
PlaceBronx, New York
CountryUnited States
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Bronx Zoo, located at 2300 Southern Boulevard, in Bronx, New York, in United States, was founded in 1899 and the first elephant arrived in 1903.

At Bronx Zoo lives 2 elephants with records in this database: (detail list)

  1. Happy born 1971
  2. ,
  3. Patti born 1970
  4. ,

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The Bronx Zoo is a world-famous zoo located within the Bronx Park, in the Bronx borough of New York City. The largest metropolitan zoo in the United States, the Bronx Zoo comprises 265 acres of parklands and naturalistic habitats, home to over 4,000 animals, many of which are endangered or threatened species.

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Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan (2020). Bronx Zoo, Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Richard Chiger

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