HAPPY BIRTHDAY | The Indianapolis Zoo celebrates a golden milestone

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(April 18, 2014) – Today is the 50th birthday of the Indianapolis Zoo!

The original Zoo opened on East 30th Street, when it was called the Washington Park Children’s Zoo.

The zoo continued to grow, and on June 11, 1988, the zoo opened at its current location in White River State Park. 

The Indianapolis Zoo posted this video with old pictures and footage throughout the years.