National Zoological Park

3000 block of Connecticut Ave., NW., Washington, District of Columbia

Photos 

HistoricaAmerican Buildings Survey John O. Brostrup, Photographer March 4, 1937 1:30 P.M. VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST (front).

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 11, 1973
Reference number
73002104
Areas of significance
Landscape Architecture; Conservation; Science
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Museum; Animal facility; Park
Current functions
Museum; Park; Animal facility
Periods of significance
1950-1974; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1925-1949
Significant years
1889; 1892
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 14

Update Log 

  • May 11, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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