This enchanting zoological garden is home to much more than your average animal. The zoo has more than 1,000 plant species, over 50,000 shrubs and herbs, and roughly 7,000 different kinds of trees to read about and explore. In addition to its 300 animal species, it is important to note that there are also 35 endangered and 5 threatened species on the premises. It has won awards for its world-class exhibits which includes an immersion exhibit of gorillas, a tropical rainforest with everything from jaguars to lemurs and poison arrow frogs, and a northern trail, housing gray wolves, foxes, mountain goats, grizzly bears, and bald eagles.
Address: 5500 Phinney Ave N,
Seattle, WA 98103