HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WHLT) – The Hattiesburg Zoo announced the opening of the Africa exhibit expansion on Monday. Leaders said the event will be held at 11:45 a.m. on May 15, 2021.
Crews at the zoo have been working to make sure the animals will be acclimated to their environment. The animals will be introduced to the public on opening day.
The $3.7 million project includes seven structures, including a hyena exhibit.
Entrance to the Africa Expansion will be available following the ribbon cutting ceremony. Attendance will be limited this day, and tickets must be