Animals


If you’re an animal lover planning a Florida family vacation, be sure not to miss the largest zoo in Tampa, FL – in fact, one of the largest zoos in all of North America – Busch Gardens® Tampa.

Sure our park is known for award-winning rollercoasters, world-class entertainment and live shows. But it’s also home to more than 12,000 animals belonging to more than 250 species – more than 30 of which are listed as threatened or endangered.

Find out more about our history with animals by visiting our Tampa Zoo page.

Know Our Stars

Busch Gardens® Tampa is one of the largest zoos in North America, with more than 12,000 animals representing 250 species and more than 30 threatened and endangered species in the park’s various animal habitats.

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Animal Care

Busch Gardens® Tampa is one of the largest zoos in North America, with more than 12,000 animals representing 250 species and more than 30 threatened and endangered species in the park’s various animal habitats.

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Conservation

Conserving and caring for wildlife and wild places has been our mission and our passion for more than 40 years.

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Tampa Zoo History

If you’re an animal lover planning a Florida family vacation, be sure not to miss the largest zoo in Tampa, FL – in fact, one of the largest zoos in all of North America – Busch Gardens®.

Learn More