Zoos & Aquariums

Whether you're a kid or young at heart zoos and aquariums keep you in touch with nature. Explore the Bronx Zoo and the Georgia Aquarium.


The National Aquarium, on the end of Baltimore's Pier 3, anchors Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Some consider it the nation's greatest, and it is certainly entertaining and thought-provoking. Read about vacations to the National Aquarium in Baltimore.

The Tennessee Aquarium concentrates on creatures found in rivers, swamps, ponds and lakes. It is the largest freshwater museum in the world. Learn more about the Tennessee Aquarium.

The Bronx Zoo features a 6.5-acre gorilla forest and a children's zoo where children experience life from an animal's perspective. Children will also enjoy watching the zookeepers at work. Find out more about The Bronx Zoo.

The beach isn't the only great place for a summer family vacation, try heading to the Adirondacks for a peaceful natural retreat. The area features abundant summer and winter activities so it's a great place no matter what the season.

From famous pandas to popular tigers, the National Zoo is a lively family vacation destination. Find out more about the National Zoo in Washington, D.C.

The Georgia Aquarium features 100000 animals representing more than 500 species in 60 separate habitats. And with several major viewing galleries visitors can get an up-close look at their favorite sea dwellers. Learn more here.

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