Wallace's Fantastic Journeys - Wallace100 trail

Published: 29 July 2013

Wallace's Fantastic Journeys - Wallace100 trail

Wallace’s Fantastic Journeys – Wallace100 trail
Family activity trail, Newquay Zoo, Cornwall

Sunday 30 June 2013 to 6th January 2014


Being a fun, family-friendly trail around Newquay Zoo in the footsteps of Victorian explorer Alfred Russel Wallace (1823-1913) to mark the centenary of his death as part of the Wallace 100 celebrations.

From macaws to macaque monkeys, see many of the amazing animals Wallace would have seen on his travels through the rainforests of South America and islands of Southeast Asia.
Discover more about Wallace’s fantastic journeys from surviving shipwreck to discovering many new species with famous explorer friends.
Find out more about how Newquay Zoo is helping to conserve rare animals from South America and Southeast Asia for the future.

Trail sheets are free on entry. Normal zoo entry times 10 am – 5 pm and entry prices apply - see www.newquayzoo.org.uk

Part of the worldwide Wallace100 centenary celebrations 2013http://wallacefund.info/wallace100 and http://www.nhm.ac.uk/nature-online/science-of-natural-history/wallace/events/index.html

 

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