San Diego Zoo, located at 2920 Zoo Drive, P.O. Box 120551, in San Diego, United States, was founded in 1922 and the first elephant arrived in 1923.
At San Diego Zoo lives 5 elephants with records in this database: (detail list)
The world-famous San Diego Zoo in Balboa Park, San Diego, California is one of the largest, most progressive zoos in the world with over 4,000 animals of more than 800 species.
It is privately operated by the nonprofit Zoological Society of San Diego on 100 acres of parkland leased from the City of San Diego, and ownership of all animals, equipment and other assets rests with the City of San Diego.
1977: Asian elephants perform in Wild Animal Park's first elephant show (trainer Franz Tisch).