MELBOURNE, Fla. - Brevard Zoo has been ranked in the top 10 zoos in the United States by TripAdvisor.com.
According to the TripAdvisor Popularity Index, Brevard Zoo in Melbourne ranked No. 8 out of all zoos in the country.
TripAdvisor described the zoo as a "sanctuary in the sun showcasing several natural habitats, including 'Wild Florida.'"
Admission costs $14.50 for adults (ages 12 and up), $13.50 for seniors, and $10.50 for children (ages 2 to 12). Children under 2 years old get in for free.
The top ranked zoo was Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha, Neb.
Other zoos on the list include:
- St. Louis Zoo; St. Louis, Missouri
- Cape May County Park & Zoo; New Jersey
- Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden; Columbia, S.C.
- Memphis Zoo in Tennessee; San Diego Zoo
- Sedgwick County Zoo; Wichita, Kan.
- Brevard Zoo; Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado
- Audubon Zoo; New Orleans
You can check out pictures of the zoo by clicking here.
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