It was opened in 1989 as a memorial facility for the 100 years anniversary since the municipal system did start. Animal’s exhibited, are Japanese ones like Asian Black Bear, Japanes macaques and sika deer. They also have big animals like African elephants, giraffes, and lions. Canadian otter, sheep and puma are gifts from the sister town Victoria in Canada. You can hold rabbits, chicks and guinea pigs .
Open : minimum April-November Thursday-Tuesday 9am-4.30pm
Entrace fee: Yes
For kids: Playgrounds and pettingarea
Food: The Zoo has a place where you can get a snack
Taking photos: Is allowed, if publiciesed, please mention the zoo on your homepage
Phone number 019-654-8266
Address: Morioka Zoo, Azo Shimoyagidashinjo 60-18,Morioka, Iwate, Japan
Where to finde the Park:
I don't have any guides of this zoo. Does any body know if they made any guides? And where I can get those?
In the year 2014 they had theire 25th anniversarry. Have they made any books on this occassion?