Gulf Coast Zoo

family at zoo

The Gulf Coast Zoo in Gulf Shores, Alabama, is home to more than 600 animals, 199 species, and 8 endangered species. Covering 7.5 acres, the Gulf Coast Zoo has been named the No. 1 Zoo in Alabama for two years and was featured on Animal Planet’s documentary series ‘The Little Zoo That Could.’

 

The zoo opened in 1989 and it remains a center for wildlife conservation and education. Visit Madagascar lemurs, black leopards, dromedary camels, Bengal tigers, and many more. There is also a petting zoo where you can pet and feed the animals.

Gulf Coast Zoo Details

Address: 1204 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL

Hours: Open daily from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Cost: $14 for adults, $12 for seniors, $10 for children, free for children younger than 2

Phone: (251) 968-5732

 

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