Part of the problem may have been because the zoo was under construction. Also, I used to spend a lot of time at the New Orleans zoo (before Katrina) and that was an amazing zoo. For two adults it was boring, but the big cats were fascinating. We left the zoo and spent most of the afternoon wandering in the City Park and then on over to the Vine Street Pub for really good craft beer and food. So if you combine a trip to the zoo with something else, it wouldn't be bad.
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