Tennōji Zoo

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Tennoji Zoo
天王寺動物園
Tennoji zoo nzabi.jpg
Savannah Zone
Date openedJanuary 1, 1915
LocationTennoji Park, 1-108, Chausuyama-cho, Tennōji-ku, Osaka, Japan
Coordinates34°39′09″N 135°30′31″E / 34.652556°N 135.508496°E / 34.652556; 135.508496Coordinates: 34°39′09″N 135°30′31″E / 34.652556°N 135.508496°E / 34.652556; 135.508496
No. of species230 (as of 2008)
Public transit accessOsaka Metro:
Osaka Metro Midosuji line symbol.svg Osaka Metro Sakaisuji line symbol.svg at Dōbutsuen-mae
Osaka Metro Sakaisuji line symbol.svg at Ebisuchō
Websitewww.jazga.or.jp/tennoji/ (in Japanese)

Tennōji Zoo (天王寺動物園) is located at Tennōji Park in Tennōji-ku, Osaka, Japan, opened on January 1, 1915.

The zoo features adjacent savannah zones for herbivorous and carnivorous animals, which are arranged so that the animals appear to be sharing the same space.[1]

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