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The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens

249 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Jill
Jill
March 4, 2020
Voted one of the 10 best zoos in the US by Conde Nast Traveler
Lance & Leann
Lance & Leann
November 17, 2019
Great place to see local desert animals. They put on a nice light show during the holiday season
Jennifer
Jennifer
August 17, 2019
Start your day seeing Safari animals. The cheetah run, feeding giraffes and camel ride are highlights for everyone! Fun for the whole family. Go early during warmer months.
Kim
Kim
November 7, 2019
Great place to visit for a few hours if you're interested in desert plants and animals! Kid and adult friendly.
Jessica And Karen
Jessica And Karen
February 29, 2020
A really beautiful local zoo. It's easy to get around, has great hiking trails attached, and has an amazing array of different animals with zookeeper chats and interactions! My parents and I go walk around almost every time they are here.
Shannon
Shannon
February 28, 2020
some of the most interesting creatures in natural habitats - a must!
Jessica - Your Desert Concierge
Jessica - Your Desert Concierge
March 12, 2020
Perfect for a morning stroll with the kids! You can feed the Garriafs! Pack a lunch and take a hike along their hiking trails.
Lenard
Lenard
August 25, 2019
Great place for families or solo travelers.
Daniel
Daniel
March 4, 2020
Rated 10 Best Zoos in the US by Condé Nast Traveler. Family-friendly zoo and gardens specializing in the deserts of the world.

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Location
47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260
Phone+1 760-346-5694
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 9:00 AM
Credit cards
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
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