St. Louis Zoo

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Family Guide To St. Louis’s Aquatic Events

Five intimate, affordable options for cozying up to sea life in St. Louis.

06/19/2015

Polar Bear 'Kali' at the Buffalo Zoo on 4-30-15 (Kelly Ann Brown, Buffalo Zoo)

Polar Bear ‘Kali’ Transported to Saint Louis Zoo Via FedEx

In March 2013, the orphaned bear was turned over to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service by an Alaskan hunter who unknowingly killed Kali’s mother in a subsistence hunt.

05/08/2015

Kali the polar bear cub in 2013. (Photo courtesy U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

Orphaned Polar Bear to Relocate to St. Louis Zoo

Kali, the polar bear who gained international fame when orphaned two years ago, is coming to the St. Louis Zoo.

04/28/2015

Kali the orphaned male polar bear cub from Point Lay, Alaska, explores the enclosure outside the infirmary at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage, Alaska, on Friday, March 22, 2013. (Bob Hallinen/Anchorage Daily News/MCT via Getty Images)

St. Louis Zoo Awaiting OK for Kali the Polar Bear’s Transfer

The St. Louis Zoo is putting the finishing touches on its new Arctic exhibit while awaiting the transfer of an orphaned Alaskan polar bear.

04/14/2015

Grizzley Bear Bert at Saint Louis Zoo dies

Grizzly Bear at St. Louis Zoo Dies

Zoo officials say the grizzly bear “Bert” was euthanized Tuesday at age 25. He had been in ill health with age-related problems.

03/04/2015

Merah, a 45-year-old Sumatran orangutan, gave birth to a baby on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, at Jungle of the Apes at the Saint Louis Zoo in St. Louis. UPI/Saint Louis Zoo

The Votes Are In – St. Louis Zoo’s Baby Orangutan Has A Name

The St. Louis Zoo’s new baby orangutan has a name – Ginger.

01/19/2015

Born at the St. Louis Zoo in 1971, Alan the orangutan died at Zoo Atlanta on November 7, 2014. (Zoo Atlanta Twitter photo)

St. Louis-Born Orangutan Dies

Alan became a well-liked attraction at Zoo Atlanta during his 43 years.

11/08/2014

Grants Farm

Top Petting Zoos In St. Louis

Pack your camera and hand sanitizer and head out to these local attractions for some quality time with your new furry friends.

08/01/2014

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Mercedes Benz of St. Louis Moves From West County Into City

Mercedes Benz of St. Louis is now actually in St. Louis. Formerly Tri-Star Imports, Mercedes Benz of St. Louis moved from Ellisville to a gleaming, glass-walled building on Hampton across from the St. Louis Zoo.

07/29/2014

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Top Botanical Gardens In St. Louis

The city offers a variety of lush landscapes to enjoy in every season. Here are some of the choicest spots to experience flowers and greenery in St. Louis.

06/20/2014

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