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Photo: Destination Photos by SNP

El  actual Zoológico del Parque Medina se originó en un predio de 14 hectáreas adquirido por el municipio y que era propiedad de don Salustiano Medina. Tiempo después una comisión integrada por los señores David Urbín, Indalecio Pereira y Esteban Chaparro. obtienen el permiso para iniciar los trabajos en el Parque Medina comenzando en el área zoológica con una pajarera. Finalmente el zoológico fue inaugurado el 23 de setiembre de 1970.

The current Medina Park Zoo originated in a 14-hectare site acquired by the municipality and owned by Don Salustiano Medina. Later on a commission made up of Messrs. David Urbín, Indalecio Pereira and Esteban Chaparro. Obtain permission to start work in the Medina Park starting in the zoological area with an aviary. Finally the zoo was inaugurated on September 23, 1970.

Location: Está ubicado camino al Cerro Eguzquiza a 300 metros de la vieja ruta 9 en el departamento de Maldonado, Uruguay 

It is located on the way to Cerro Eguzquiza, 300 meters from the old route 9 in the department of Maldonado, Uruguay

Contact: uruguaysalvaje@gmail       Parque Medina Zoo       Uruguay Salvaje Facebook


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