Smithsonian National Zoological Park l Friends of the National Zoo



Great Cats Exhibit

Capacity: 1,000 Banquet, 2,000 Reception

Outdoor Venue for Morning or Evening Events

Walk into a Sumatran tiger and African lion's world in this outdoor exhibit. Completely encircling three distinct habitats, this event space will transport anyone to a different world. Stroll around Great Cats Circle while sipping a drink, and become a part of these living, breathing, roaring great cats. Indulge in three interactive alcoves with information about great cats or transform the space into buffet stations and themed bars. Compare yourself to a tiger while following Tiger Tracks through the trees. Whatever you fancy, this wild space is sure to make you King of the Jungle. For some added fun, incorporate the Zoo's Speedwell Foundation Conservation Carousel into your event and let your guests go for a spin on their favorite zoo animal!

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