Blank Park Zoo, Aldabra Tortoise & Penguin Indoor Viewing Building

Categories: Athletic & Recreation
Owner: Mark Vukovich
Size: 1,212 sq. ft.
Year Completed: 2013
Architect: DesignBuild Solutions
Delivery Method: Design-Build

Project Description

This exhibit allows visitors to view the penguins and tortoises year-round. The holding area features a sand pit, allowing for potential egg laying as well as a place for the tortoises to relax. The building has a concrete and wood framed structure with EIFS and metal roofing. There is also a spectator vestibule with an eucalyptus framed structure and thatch roofing to provide an exotic experience.