August 8th, 2017 428 views
Now that summer is in full swing, there’s no better place to be than the outdoors. Wild animals seem to think so, too – which is why summer is the best time of the year to see some exotic animals and explore the area’s best zoos.
Near your 360 State apartment there are tons of zoos, making a perfect day trip for the whole family. Read on to discover where some of the best zoos near New Haven – and creatures from all over the world – can be found!
Beardsley Zoo, located at 1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport which is about 25 minutes from your 360 State apartment, is a long-running zoo with hundreds of animals, most of which hail from North and South America.
As an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and participant in its Species Survival Plan programs, the zoo is committed to the preservation of endangered animals and is actively developing strategies that will protect species and preserve their wild habitats.
Highwire Deer and Animal Farm, located at 68 Park Road in Woodbury which is about 25 miles from your 360 State apartment, is the perfect place for kids since all of its animals love to be petted and fed. With deer, goats, camels, zebras, kangaroos and more, this farm is a great stop in the summertime.
If you really love an animal that you meet at the Highwire Deer and Animal Park, you can also sponsor one for the year which will pay for its food, shelter and medical needs. This will help out a great cause and community destination!
1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport CT 06610
Highwire Deer and Animal Farm
68 Park Road, Woodbury CT 06798