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Visita Dominicana

National Zoological Park

The National Zoological Park of the Dominican Republic arises as an educational need for the country and the idea of ​​a modern zoo was an initiative that emerged in April 1972, began to be put into practice by the architects Manuel Valverde Podestá and Eugenio Pérez Montás in September 1972.

After this process, on January 3, 1975, Law 114 was enacted, creating the Dominican National Zoological Park, as a center for the promotion of education, research and culture, with regard to biological sciences in general, as well as to the preservation of the national fauna and on July 5 of the same year it was inaugurated.

The opinions of those who see it is that it is a good place to go with the family and have a good time. They also have several entertainments which allows you to acquire a better experience. In addition, the service provided by the employees is excellent, they do a great job.

Among the services you can find in the complex are:

  • Cafeteria
  • Train Service
  • Gift Shop
  • Library
  • Children’s Games
  • Security
  • Reptile area
  • Mammal Area
  • Bird Area
  • Children’s Zoo
  • Serpentarium
  • ziplines
  • Bird Show

The National Zoological Park is an interesting attraction located in Santo Domingo that has various animals and birds in danger of extinction, it is one of the most frequented sites by families due to its beauty and the biodiversity it possesses.

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