Red Panda

Red Panda

Though their names are similar, the red panda and giant panda are only very distantly related by a common ancestor that can be traced back to tens of millions of years ago. Both species were identified as pandas as the word “panda” means “bamboo eater,” and bamboo is a primary part of both the red panda’s and the giant panda’s diet.

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Snow Leopard Days

Though falling snow and dipping temperatures make some outside activities a challenge, going to the zoo is easier than ever!  "Snow Leopard Days" at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo means half price admission for everyone!

 


Snow Leopard Days

January & February
General Pricing
Children
(2 & under)
FREE FREE
Youth
(3-18)
$2.00 $4.00
Adult
(19-61)
$4.00 $8.00
Seniors
(62+)
$2.50 $5.00


The Rosamond Gifford Zoo is open year round, and winter is a fantastic time to view the animals.  All of the outside exhibits at the zoo feature animals that were chosen for their ability to adapt to the region's climate.  For guests who prefer warmer temperatures, 60 percent of the exhibits are indoors, making the zoo a great destination even on cold and snowy days.

The Rosamond Gifford Zoo is open daily from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.