FRESNO, Ca. – Fresno Chaffee Zoo will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the 18 acre expansion, African Adventure, January 6 at 10:00 a.m.
The 18-acre multiphase expansion will feature new animal species in spectacular naturalistic exhibits that will emulate the African plains and savannas. African Adventure will be a brand new, state-of-the-art home for a pride of African lions, a family herd of African elephants, cheetahs, white rhinos, a brand new giraffe feeding station with 360 degree views of the savanna, and a new dine-in restaurant. African Adventure will provide interactive play spaces, engaging live interpretation for all ages, and opportunities for cultural discovery.