Asa Zoological Park, Hiroshima

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Hiroshima City Asa Zoological Park is a zoo in Hiroshima, Japan.OverviewAsa Zoological Park opened in 1971 in Asakita-ku, Hiroshima as the 62nd zoo in Japan. The gross area of the zoo is 49.6 ha. There are about 170 varieties of animals including giraffes, lions, black rhinoceroses, lesser pandas, woylies, Japanese giant salamanders and macaws.They recruit citizen volunteers to explain the animals in detail and with humor to visitors.HoursFrom 1 January to 29 DecemberFrom 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.HolidaysEvery ThursdayHistoryOpened as the 62nd zoo in Japan on September 1, 1971.World's first success of the artificial insemination of frozen sperm from a dead Chimpanzee in 1998.Opened the animal contact areas for kids in 2001.Night Safari started in the summer of 2003 and has run every summer since.
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  • Small zoo with the usual displays of large African mammals, but some interesting Japanese wildlife too. The zoo is very prettily situated in the hills just outside Hiroshima with great natural...  more »
  • It's not very close to town, and access is tricky by public transport. It's a little zoo, with most of the wild kingdom's greatest hits, but there's nothing that makes this zoo a must see. Boring...  more »
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