Event Overview

Saving the orangutans, strengthening Indianapolis, and connecting our children and families to the world!

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Get a bird’s eye view as the Indianapolis Zoo’s newest exhibit … The International Orangutan Center … begins to take shape!

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Construction began in October 2012, and once complete, this new exhibit will be a spectacular and unique place for people to learn about this endangered species.

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The International Orangutan Center biome is scheduled to open May 24, 2014.

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Until then, The International Orangutan Center Cam presented by Turner Construction Co. is the only place for up-to-the-second updates on the exhibit’s progress.

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Construction Timeline:

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  • December 2011:  Public announcement of the project
  • September 2012 – October 2013:  Construction of The International Orangutan Center
  • November 2013:  Substantial completion
  • May 24, 2014:  Public opening

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Check-in and visit http://indianapoliszoofuture.com for a detailed rendering view of The International Orangutan Center.

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Check-in and visit http://indianapoliszoofuture.com for a sky view BEFORE The International Orangutan Center is complete.

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Check-in and visit http://indianapoliszoofuture.com for a sky view AFTER The International Orangutan Center is complete.

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Event location in the Park include:  Indianapolis Zoo (and White River Gardens) at White River State Park

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Check-in and visit http://azyandfriends.com for more information and to meet Indy’s new team in town and White River State Park.

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