Indian Wells’ Living Desert Named #1 Zoo in the Nation

USA Today recently ranked the 20 best zoos in America with The Living Desert taking the top spot. The methodology behind the ranking includes analysis of Yelp reviews, which takes into account actual customer feedback and opinions. The results reiterate that guests love The Living Desert and take the time to tell others about their experiences, more than any other zoo in the country.

Established in 1970, The Living Desert’s mission is desert conservation through preservation, education and appreciation. The zoo offers a variety of events and educational opportunities for residents and visitors alike, including private tours, signature annual events, field trips and much more. With dedicated staff, members, volunteers and board members, it’s no surprise the organization earned this prestigious honor. 

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