20 Years of Congo
June 22 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Celebrate 20 years of the Bronx Zoo’s award-winning exhibit featuring gorillas, okapi, mandrills, and more. Discover the sounds and dances of Africa with traditional African Dance performances, hear African Storytelling and of course see the fascinating gorillas. Free gifts for the first 1,000 visitors.
Visit the biggest, most realistic Dinosaur Safari ride in America. Travel back in time in a wagon on a guided tour to learn about dinos of the past and animals of the present. Spot the connections between animals at the zoo and ancient dinosaurs. Spend some time at the dig…
Immerse yourself in lush gardens and vibrant art of Brazilian legend Roberto Burle Marx, whose powerful modernist vision produced thousands of gardens and landscapes, including the famous curving mosaic walkways at Copacabana Beach in Rio and the beautiful rooftop garden at Banco Safra in São Paulo. Feel his artistic energy and love of plants during a Garden-wide exhibition of bold gardens; paintings, drawings, and textiles; and the sights and sounds of Brazil that inspired his life and work.More info