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Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

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"Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, located on 29 acres overlooking beautiful Puget Sound inside the 700-acre Point Defiance Park, was founded in 1905. In the summer of 1936, two young Tacomans built a saltwater aquarium on the concrete pavilion over Commencement Bay. The aquarium was relocated to its present site within the Zoo in 1963."

Official Website:
http://www.pdza.org/

Location:
Tacoma, WA

Founding Date:
1905



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