Maharaj Bagh Zoo

Nagpur, MH - 440012

Type: Zoos
0712 252 3720
  • Amesh v.
    Amesh v.
  • Kaushalkishor Pandey
    Kaushalkishor Pandey
  • Mankar niraj
    Mankar niraj
  • pranit bharade
    pranit bharade
  • Ankur Tamrakar
    Ankur Tamrakar

Maharaj Bagh Zoo, also known as Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Zoological Park, is a popular zoological garden located in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. Established in 1894, it is one of the oldest zoos in the country and spans an area of approximately 22 hectares. The zoo is nestled within the picturesque Maharaj Bagh (King's Garden), which adds to its charm and ambiance.

The zoo is home to a diverse collection of wildlife, including mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians, representing various species from around the world. Visitors can observe animals such as lions, tigers, leopards, bears, elephants, deer, monkeys, and numerous species of birds and reptiles in spacious and naturalistic enclosures.

One of the highlights of Maharaj Bagh Zoo is its conservation and breeding programs aimed at protecting endangered species and promoting biodiversity conservation. The zoo actively participates in breeding programs for endangered species such as the Indian tiger, Indian leopard, and various species of birds, contributing to their conservation efforts.

Apart from its animal exhibits, Maharaj Bagh Zoo also features beautifully landscaped gardens, tranquil water bodies, and shaded walking trails, providing visitors with a serene and refreshing environment to explore and unwind. The zoo's lush greenery and well-maintained surroundings make it a popular recreational spot for families, nature enthusiasts, and picnickers.

Maharaj Bagh Zoo also plays a significant role in education and awareness about wildlife conservation and environmental sustainability. It organizes educational programs, guided tours, and interactive sessions for visitors, especially school children, to learn about wildlife, biodiversity, and the importance of conservation.

Overall, Maharaj Bagh Zoo offers visitors a memorable and enriching experience, allowing them to connect with nature, observe a diverse range of animals up close, and learn about the importance of wildlife conservation in a beautiful and tranquil setting. It is a must-visit destination for anyone exploring Nagpur and seeking to immerse themselves in the wonders of the natural world.

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