Granby Zoo

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Le Zoo de Granby
Granby Zoo
Date opened 1953
Location Granby, Quebec, Canada
Number of animals 1,800
Number of species 218
Memberships WAZA, AZA, CAZA
Website http://www.zoogranby.ca

The Granby Zoo (French: Le Zoo de Granby) is a zoo in Granby, Quebec and is one of Quebec's major tourist attractions.

It was founded in 1953 by the mayor of Granby at the time, Pierre-Horace Boivin. There are currently more than 1000 different animals grouped into 200 species.[1] The zoo has 516,000 visitors per year and contains animals from Africa, Asia and South America. Adjacent to the zoo is the Amazoo water park.

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  1. ^ The Kids Channel (2005-09-30). "The History of the Granby Zoo". KidsChannel.ca. 

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Coordinates: 45°24′59.8″N 72°43′9.5″W / 45.416611°N 72.719306°W / 45.416611; -72.719306