Smoky Mountains Tennessee

Language

Tennessee Vacation - The State's Official Travel Planning Website

Nashville Zoo Experiences Record-Breaking 2012

Clouded Leopard at the Nashville Zoo – photographer: Amiee StubbsClouded Leopard at the Nashville Zoo – photographer: Amiee StubbsNashville Zoo has set a new annual attendance record with 787,548 visitors in 2012, marking a 21 percent increase from the previous year and the highest attendance jump in Zoo history.  Membership grew to 33,000 households representing more than 140,000 individuals. Zoo officials believe several factors helped drive attendance, including the addition of DinoTrek, the births of a Masai giraffe and six clouded leopards, and pleasant weather throughout the year. 

Sign-up for the eNewsletter

Manage your newsletter access and email notification settings.

Submit a Press Release

Got News?! Submit your release here and you may be included in our news feed.

Tennessee Tourism Commissioner Video (2:30)

Industry Initiatives

Civil War 150

Sustainable