Jacksonville Zoo’s Land of the Tiger exhibit named among the finest in U.S.

House to critically endangered Malayan and Sumatran tigers, the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens has earned countrywide recognition for its Land of the Tiger exhibit, which draws in as nicely as educates hundreds of zoo website visitors each individual calendar year.

Land of the Tiger is No. 5 on the United states of america Today Reader’s Choice 10 Best Zoo Displays in the United States for 2023. The recognition is for “special strategies to interact with animals.”

Debuting in 2014, the Land of the Tiger show is home to both Malayan and Sumatran tigers. The large cats “are no cost to roam via the zoo’s Asia Loop on a sequence of trails. Friends can see these animals from almost any angle whilst making the most of the 2.5-acre exhibit,” in accordance to the descriptions of the Jacksonville Zoo’s ranking. The exhibit features a exclusive walkover that allows the tigers to stroll on an enclosed bridge higher than website visitors.