Wednesday, August 5, 2009
Evansville Zoo Boosted by Amazonia Exhibit
Mesker Park Zoo and Botanic Garden in Evansville has experienced record attendance this year thanks to the $13 million Amazonia rain forest exhibit, reports Inside INdiana Business. The zoo says 180,857 people visited the zoo in 2008 compared to 140,019 in 2007. So far this year attendance is on a record pace, with more than 129,000 visitors.