Lions at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay


The World is Home to Some Amazing Animals

See more than 200 species thrive at one of America’s most highly accredited zoos

From fan-favorites to critically endangered species, Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay provides world-class care to thousands of animals as one of North America’s largest zoos. Among many other esteemed accreditations, Busch Gardens has passed expert third-party audits to join fewer than two dozen facilities in the United States in earning the Humane Certified™ seal from American Humane, the world’s largest certifier of animal welfare. As you venture through the unique naturalistic habitats, it’s clear to see why U.S. News & World Report named Busch Gardens Tampa Bay one of the best zoos in the country.

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Conservation Exhibit

The 270-gallon aquarium located in Nairobi is a non-profit that focuses on methods to breed fish alternate to collecting from the wild.

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Rising Tide Conservation Fund at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay