World’s Top Aquariums and Zoos: Facts and Figures


The world’s largest aquarium is located in Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States (pictured left).

Ironic, isn’t it, considering that Atlanta is a land-locked city located hundreds of miles from the sea?

The world’s second largest living coral reef display measures 12,000 square feet. Did you know that it can be found in San Francisco, California, inside the Steinhart Aquarium?

So where is the world’s largest living coral reef display located? Do you have any idea?

Just one country has the overwhelming majority of the world’s aquariums. Can you guess what that country is?

Scan down for lots of facts, figures, and interesting anecdotal information on the world’s aquariums – plus zoos, safaris, and theme parks.

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