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Upgrades coming to Reid Park Zoo

Posted at 6:11 AM, Nov 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-14 08:17:40-05

Fun new features are in the works for Tucson's Reid Park Zoo.

This week the zoo announced a new 10-year master plan to expand experiences for visitors and habitats for the animals.

Phase one will include a new Asia themed area including a reptile house for a Komodo dragon.

Phase two will take you on a safari of Africa with an underwater hippo viewing area and rhino encounter. 

Phase three will focus on South America with a temple of tiny monkeys and a new playground. 

There will also be an expansion of the gift shop.