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The Living Desert

Top 10 Things to Do in Palm Springs


Get an up-close look at desert animals from North America and Africa at The Living Desert



Discover the Wildlife of the Desert

If you want to see some of the other desert inhabitants (those you won't find lounging poolside), then check out The Living Desert and its 450 wild animals. This enchanting zoo and botanical garden represent the desert environments of North America and Africa and boast 1,200 protected acres. Enjoy live animal shows, stroll through the gardens, trek along hiking trails, take a tram ride or visit the model train exhibit.

For zoo times and exhibit information, visit the official website

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