Opening connecting highways on east and west sides of the Zoological Park.
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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English


  • National Zoological Park (U.S.),
  • Roads,
  • Streets

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Other titlesTo open highways along borders of National Zoological Park, D.C
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination4 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16072171M

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  Directions for Travel Around the Park It is possible to travel around the park around both the east and west sides of the park when the highway is not open to through traffic to access the northwest or southwest entrances. Lassen Volcanic National Park Highway is closed to through traffic for the winter season, usually November through May.   This Hidden Destination In Kansas Is A Secret Only Locals Know About. If you are a native Kansan, you may think you know all there is to know about the state and its many attractions however, I am willing to bet that many of you have never heard of this memorable and hidden destination, which is located in a southern Kansas town of less than 2, people.   —The Zoological Park is the geographical center of that portion of Greater New York now known as Bronx County. From east to west it is half-way between the Hudson River and Long Island Sound, and from north to south it is midway between the mouth of the Harlem River and Mount Vernon. The Smithsonian National Zoological Park is one of the oldest zoos in the United is part of the Smithsonian Institution and does not charge admission. It began in and wants to be a leader in animal care, science, education, sustainability, and visitor experience. It is also called the National Zoo has two campuses.