Most People Don’t Know This Mississippi Zoo And Adventure Park Even Exists

Hidden away in a city park and encompassing just 12 acres, Hattiesburg Zoo is one of the state’s best kept secrets. Much more than a zoo, the Hattiesburg landmark features a ton of hands on activities as well as an adventure-packed ropes course. A perfect destination for people of all ages, the zoo should definitely be on your bucket list. Take a look:

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The Hattiesburg Zoo is located at 107 S. 17th Avenue in Hattiesburg. For more information, visit the Hattiesburg Zoo website or Facebook page. Details on the ropes course can be found on the High Ropes Adventure Course Facebook page as well as the zoo’s website.

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