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Plant Life
Yes. Some are carnivorous.
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium is a great place to come and see endangered animals, but it is also a wonderful site for viewing and smelling an amazing array of plants from around the world.
Plant life
Art at the Zoo
Treat your eyes.
Art inspires our imagination, and helps us see the world differently. That’s why we have so much art here at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium! Bronze statues, glass jellyfish, light shimmers and stunning murals - start exploring.
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Community Science
Expand your mind.
Channel your inner science geek. We'll show you how to spot swallows, peak for pikas and get salty at the beach - all while helping scientists get data and help animals. Join us!
Do some science