Chahinkapa Zoo, Second St. and Eighth Ave. in Chahinkapa Park, is home to 70 species representing six continents. Among the more than 200 animals housed at the zoo are Bengal tigers, grizzly bears, snow leopards, river otters, an orangutan, monkeys, lemurs, bald eagles, owls, pheasants and Australian black swans. The grounds include a petting zoo and a nature center. The zoo also has a restored 1926 Spillman carousel with 20 antique wooden horses.
Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$8; $7 (ages 62+ and active military with ID); $5 (ages 3-12). Ages 0-12 must be with an adult. Carousel $2.
Save $1 on the price of adult admission and 50 cents off admission for children.
Hours: Zoo daily 10-7, mid-May through Labor Day; daily 10-5, late April to mid-May and day after Labor Day to mid-Oct. Carousel daily 11-7, Memorial Day-Labor Day; Sat.-Sun. 11-7, May 1-day before Memorial Day.