“It seems fitting that the winning name incorporates the University of Cincinnati’s initials,” said Thane Maynard, executive director of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. “We hope that the students and staff at the University of Cincinnati and the entire Cincinnati community love Lucy as much as we do.”
Do the Zoo!
Zoo Babies is free with regular Zoo admission. Regular admission prices are $13/adults, $8/children (2–12), children under two are free and parking is additional. The Zoo opens daily at 9 a.m. See the Zoo Babies, May 10–25. For more information, call (513) 281–4700 or visit www.cincinnatizoo.org.
About the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
The world famous Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden was rated the #1 attraction locally and one of the top zoos in the nation by Zagat Survey. It has also been recognized by Child Magazine as one of "The 10 Best Zoos for Kids." Over one million people visit the Zoo’s award-winning exhibits, and more than 500 animal and 3,000 plant species annually. The Zoo is an accredited member of the American Zoo & Aquarium Association and the American Public Gardens Association, is internationally known for its success in the protection and propagation of endangered animals and plants, and engages in research and conservation projects worldwide.
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