Nordens Ark, Hunnebostrand

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Nordens Ark (Ark of the North) is a zoo located on the 383-hectare (950-acre) Åby Manor in Bohuslän, Sweden. Nordens Ark was opened in 1989 and is operated by the Nordens Ark Foundation (Swedish: Stiftelsen Nordens Ark). Nordens Ark is on the west coast of Sweden, not far from the border with Norway. Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, was appointed as Nordens Ark Supreme Protector in 1989.

Nordens Ark has been a member of the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA) since 1992 and the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) since 1994.
Nordens Ark is open to visitors every day of the year and receives around 100,000 visitors per annum.
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  • We were there with 3 children aged 6-12 and saw snow leopards and lots of other animals that seemed to live in good environments. There are picnic tables scattered all around the park, great...  more »
  • Dear Travelers. If you take a trip by car along the westcoast of Sweden make a stopover here. This "zoo" is much more then just that, i principle all their animals are endangered species. They work.....  more »
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