Benson Wild Animal Farm (Bedford Zoo) in United States


Benson Wild Animal Farm (Bedford Zoo)
Benson elephants with elephant trainer Bret Bronson.
Benson elephants with elephant trainer Bret Bronson.

Typezoo
Founded1924
Last elephant left1987
Closed down1987
PlaceHudson, New Hampshire
CountryUnited States
Websitehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benson's_Wild_Animal_Farm
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Description

Benson Wild Animal Farm (Bedford Zoo), located in Hudson, New Hampshire, in United States, was founded in 1924. The last elephant left in 1987. Benson Wild Animal Farm (Bedford Zoo) closed down in 1987.


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Benson's Wild Animal Farm was a long-running private zoo and amusement park in Hudson, New Hampshire.

It closed in 1987, after having been renamed New England Playworld for its final year. The state of New Hampshire acquired the property in 1989, and much of the land is now preserved.

Sold in 1979 to Arthur Provencher.


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Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan (2020). Benson Wild Animal Farm (Bedford Zoo), Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=646. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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