By 1808Delaware

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is set to dazzle visitors with an after-hours event that blends the realms of imagination and reality into an unforgettable experience. “UNEXTINCT” offers a rare opportunity to step into a world where the past and the potential future collide, bringing awareness to the critical importance of conservation efforts in a most innovative way. This event is not just an exhibition; it’s an immersive journey that promises to enlighten and entertain in equal measure.

A Journey Through Time and Conservation

As night falls over the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, visitors are invited to embark on a unique adventure aptly named UNEXTINCT. This event stands out as a pioneering endeavor in the realm of environmental education and entertainment, utilizing state-of-the-art technology to resurrect over 70 species that have either vanished from our world or are teetering on the brink of extinction. The goal is to offer more than just an evening of awe; it’s a call to action, highlighting the pivotal role humans play in the survival of our planet’s diverse inhabitants.

Experience the Magic After Dark

UNEXTINCT is structured around 15 mesmerizing scenes, each designed to captivate the imagination while conveying a powerful message about biodiversity and conservation. Visitors should allocate between 90 to 120 minutes to fully immerse themselves in this extraordinary experience. The event runs from March 14 to April 27, available on Fridays and Saturdays between 6:30 PM and 9:30 PM, making it a perfect weekend outing for families, friends, and anyone interested in the natural world.

Special Offers and Nights to Remember

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is offering an array of ticket options to ensure everyone has the chance to experience UNEXTINCT. With prices starting at $28.99 for general admission and $25.99 for children, the event is accessible to a wide audience. Zoo members can enjoy a generous 30% discount on admission prices if tickets are purchased before February 22. For those looking to enhance their visit, Premium tickets are available, including interactive glow bracelets and souvenir cups. Moreover, the event features special themed nights, including an Adults Only night, providing a tailored experience for every visitor. VIP Nights at the Lakeside Lounge offer an elevated experience for those seeking a bit of luxury with their adventure.

Visit and Be Part of the Change

The initiative behind UNEXTINCT is not just to entertain but to educate and inspire action towards conservation. By bringing extinct and endangered species “back to life,” the event serves as a poignant reminder of what could be lost if humanity does not take steps to protect our planet’s biodiversity. It’s an invitation to explore, discover, and ultimately, participate in the conservation efforts that are critical to ensuring the survival of countless species.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visitors are encouraged to visit the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium’s official UNEXTINCT website. Don’t miss this chance to step into the extraordinary and be part of a movement towards a more sustainable and wildlife-rich world.


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