Dickerson Park Zoo – Springfield MO

Description

The zoo was established in 1922, but was only developed with the help of the WPA for both labor and funds in the 1930s.  The walkways, stone bridges, stone walls, and stone buildings date from the WPA development.

Source notes

http://www.dickersonparkzoo.org/zoo-history.html

Project originally submitted by Charles Swaney on June 12, 2013.

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Location Info


3043 North Fort
Springfield, MO 65803

Coordinates: 37.2518649, -93.30614709999998

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