My Zoo and Aquarium Bucket List

I want to visit a zoo or aquarium in EVERY state in the United States.

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida – The Florida Aquarium (August 2001), Sea World (August 1999), and Animal Kingdom (Numerous Times)
  • Georgia – Zoo Atlanta (August 2013) and The Georgia Aquarium (August 2013)
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois – Lincoln Park Zoo (July 2012)
  • Indiana – Indianapolis Zoo (Numerous Times)
  • Iowa – National Mississippi River and Aquarium in Dubuque (July 2012)
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky – Louisville Zoo (October 2016) and Newport Aquarium (Numerous Times)
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts – New England Aquarium (July 1998)
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York – Seneca Park Zoo (June 8, 2017)
  • North Carolina – Greensboro Science Center – Aquarium and Zoo (June 23, 2017)
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio  – I have now visited all of the zoos in Ohio.
    • The Wild’s (Numerous Times)
    • Columbus Zoo (Too times to many to count)
    • Cleveland Zoo (July 2014)
    • Akron Zoo (July 2016)
    • Toledo Zoo (July 2017)
    • Cincinnati Zoo (Numerous times)
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania – Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium (Numerous Times) and Zoo America (July 2001 or 2002 and July 20, 2017)
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina – South Carolina Aquarium (August 2005 and June 26, 2017)
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee – Ripley’s Aquarium (August 2005 and July or August 2009)
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia –  West Virginia State Wildlife Center (July 2009)
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Canada:

  • Bird Kingdom – Niagara Falls, Ontario
  • Toronto Zoo – Toronto, Ontario

Total:  14 states and 2 in Canada