Sunday, January 5, 2014

Fact of the Day: Ancient Zoo

While zoos seem like a modern invention, they're much older than one might think. The earliest known zoo was back in the year 3,500 B.C. in Egypt. 

21 comments:

  1. Wonder if they had a lot of camels...?

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  2. Wow! So old:)
    Have a nice day Adam:)

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  3. Wow, they don't seem to be that age.

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  5. I love going to the zoo :) Penguins are my favourite animals!

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  6. must have been a part of some pharaoh's court

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  7. Oh I've not been to the zoo in years - I always like seeing the chimps!

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  8. Bet only the super rich could go

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  9. It's a surprising fact! I never realized zoos existed so long ago.

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  10. I do not know this fact ! It is very interessant :)

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  11. I never would have guessed they have been around that long!

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  12. Sweet! I wonder how much it cost to go to one of them!

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  13. I wonder what kind of animals they had.

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