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The Oldest ____ in Columbus

Columbus celebrated its 200th birthday in 2012 - there is a lot of history here right under your nose! Here are a few of our oldest attractions to scope out next time you visit. Neighborhood: Franklinton When you think about historic neighborhoods in…

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Celebrate Colo's 57th Birthday on Dec. 22!

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium has a well-earned reputation for excellent conservation work, going all the way back to 1956, when Colo, the zoo's matriarch gorilla was born. She was the first gorilla ever born in captivity, and today, she's still…

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Zoo Babies at the Columbus Zoo!

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is the nation's best - and it keeps getting better every year! Not only is Safari Africa well underway and set for a Spring 2014 opening, but there are many new faces at the zoo as well! The Zoo takes animal care very…

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Roar & Explore: The Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

Did you know you can take a three-day family getaway in Columbus, complete with three top-notch attractions, two nights in a hotel WITH A POOL and pizza from Donato's for only $369? On your adventure, spend a day each at the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium…

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