Radiated Tortoise

Radiated Tortoise

The radiated tortoise’s shell has a pattern of yellow lines “radiating” from the center of the dark plate of the shell, hence the name. The shell also contains blood vessels and nerves, so a tortoise can actually feel when it is touched.

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December 1, 7, 8, 14, 15 & 21, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Children and their parents can celebrate the season at this annual holiday event. Dig in to a delicious breakfast buffet and share your holiday wishes with the jolly ol' elf himself - Santa Claus! Children will decorate cookies with Mrs. Claus, create a holiday craft and see the zoo, too!

  9:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m.
Sunday, December 1
SOLD OUT
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Saturday, December 7
SOLD OUT
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Sunday, December 8
SOLD OUT
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Saturday, December 14
SOLD OUT
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Sunday, December 15 SOLD OUT
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Saturday, December 21
SOLD OUT SOLD OUT

 

TICKET PRICES
Zoo Members: $10/person
Non-members: $14/person
Children ages 2 and under: FREE

Tickets can be purchased online, in person at the membership desk or by calling (315) 435-8511 x113. If you need to leave a message, please be sure to leave your name, member number (if applicable) and a phone number where you can be reached during the day.