zoo-boise-expansion
Zoo Boise: Expansion
Complete

The project will construct a new 2.5 acre Gorongosa National Park exhibit, including an expansion of the size of the zoo by 1 acre. Animals new to the zoo will include wild African dogs, baboons, Nile crocodiles, vervet monkeys, otters, hyenas, saddle-billed storks, warthogs, nyala and southern ground hornbills.

Updates

Wed, Jul 17, 2019

The Zoo Expansion opens today! The status has been updated to complete. 🎉

Mon, Jul 15, 2019

The new Gorongosa National Park Exhibit is set to have its grand opening in just 2 short days. In anticipation of extra crowds, the zoo is offering a shuttle service https://zooboise.org/zoo-news/zoo-boise-shuttle-service-for-expansion-opening/

Thu, Jun 13, 2019

The new crocodile and otter pools (indoor and outdoor) have been completed. But, don't worry. The crocodiles and otters won't be sharing the same pools. 😎

Fri, Jun 07, 2019

Join Zoo Boise tomorrow for Zoo Daze and feed the butterflies! https://m.facebook.com/events/447847862655557?ti=ia

Fri, May 31, 2019

Planning on visiting the Gorongosa Exhibit Grand Opening? Let Zoo Boise know by RSVP'ing to their event! https://www.facebook.com/events/561000117722087/

Sat, Mar 16, 2019

Expansion Grand Opening is set for July 17th, 2019. "The project will construct a new 2.5 acre Gorongosa National Park exhibit, including an expansion of the size of the zoo by 1 acre." Animals new to the zoo will include "wild African dogs, baboons, Nile crocodiles, vervet monkeys, otters, hyenas, saddle-billed storks, warthogs, nyala and southern ground hornbills."