Time for a collective “AWWWWWW.” The zoo has new babies! On Tuesday, July 17, the zoo welcomed the 13th bonobo born at zoo since it received its first bonobos in 1990. The little girl is the third baby for mother “Unga” who has two boys, “Gander” born in 2003 and “Jerry” born in 2008. They […]
The Columbus Zoo finished tallying up their attendance sheets yesterday and it sounds like 2010 was another record turnout. A grand total of 2,374,125 guests visited over the past year. The much anticipated Polar Frontier exhibit opened this past May and provided many with a new reason to visit throughout the year.
Let’s talk about the weekend. What have you got going on? As always, plenty of stuff happening in Columbus! Start tonight at Barley’s 18th Anniversary Party. The November Green Drinks is tonight at 6pm at Bernard’s Tavern. Due Amici is having a wine dinner and HouseWine has their Thursday Wine Tasting. Shadowbox’s Holiday Hoopla XIX […]
From the Columbus Zoo: The much anticipated birth of an Asian elephant calf at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium occurred on March 27 at approximately 2:35 p.m. after a 655 day gestation period. The male calf stood within 15 minutes. Pheobe’s health was monitored throughout her pregnancy including an exercise regimen and regular ultrasounds and blood […]