Memphis Zoo to Install New Playground
January 31, 2011
Construction has begun for a new
playground at the Memphis Zoo. The Cat House Café patio and adjacent play area will
be closed during construction as the new playground will replace the previous
Visitors will be able to enjoy an improved play area, featuring five slides,
including a colossus slide which has three slides in one. It will also have animal themed tunnels, pathways and bridges
to explore. Additional features will include a rock challenge wall, tikes peak and
an infinity climber.
“As many of our members know, it was time to replace the
previous playground,” said Chuck Brady, Zoo President. “Our crew will be
working hard to get the new playground open for our guests to enjoy it this
playground is set to open this spring, and the current play area will be closed
until that time.
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