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DAY TRIP TO THE PHILADELPHIA ZOO

DAY TRIP TO THE PHILADELPHIA ZOO So…summertime comes to a close, autumn approaches, school starts, and the holidays hover. What to do for a day trip at this time of year? Let’s go wild -- as in, let’s visit some wildlife and head to the zoo! Journal area residents are fortunate to have several excellent zoos within an easy distance from home. But did you know that the Philadelphia Zoo is the nation’s first, dating back nearly 140 years? The charter to establish the Zoological ...