Meet Lucy the panther near Florida homes.Learn about creatures great and small at the Lowry Park Zoo located near Florida homes. Open daily from 9:30 a.m to 5 p.m. visitors can explore this expansive piece of Tampa real estate and the many animals calling it home. Monkey around with chimpanzees and orangutans. Marvel at several species of tortoise and flip for the frogs. Many of the animals here come from lands far away from Florida homes including the Queensland Koala and African Penguins. Some however hold local origins such as the manatee and the endangered Florida Panther. The Lowry Park Zoo’s Florida Panther, Lucy was rescued as an injured cub and would not survive on her own as an adult in the wild. See differences in wildlife habitats mimicking specific geographical areas like Asian Gardens and Wallaroo Station.

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Visitors will love the Lowry Park Zoo’s special tours including the Behind the Scenes Tour or Elephant Specialty Tour. The Twilight Tour takes a guided hike at night through an animal area and features an exotic animal encounter. Locals should consider purchasing a “ZooperPass”. The pass presents the opportunity to explore the park and enjoy year long admission to the park with minimal blackout days. Take a look online and plan your day at the Lowry Park Zoo.