On August 13, 1998, the Park welcomed its first southern tamandua, or lesser anteater. Visitors were able to see the baby’s first few hours on camera and watch as she climbed up onto mom’s back, which is how young tamanduas get around.
50TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL SAFARIS AND PROGRAMS
A milestone anniversary calls for a big celebration! Don’t miss the Safari Park’s 50th anniversary special safaris and programs—you’ll see the park in a whole new way with these exclusive experiences. Come celebrate with us as we enter our second half-century, and make memories that will last a lifetime!