Lady Tigers to Help Open Zoo Exhibit

by Bill Martin (@LSUBillMartin)
Lady Tigers to Help Open Zoo Exhibit

BATON ROUGE — Members of the LSU women’s basketball team will be on hand at the Baton Rouge Recreational Department’s Baton Rouge Zoo on Saturday morning for the grand opening of the “Realm of the Tiger” exhibit.

The Lady Tigers will sign autographs for fans of all ages from 9 a.m. prior to the official ribbon-cutting ceremony of the exhibit at 10 a.m. Team pictures will be available for fans to be signed by the players in attendance.

The Zoo’s new exhibit, Realm of the Tiger, welcomes Zoo guests to the continent of Asia and features three Malayan tigers, Sumatran tigers, Siamang gibbons, a walk-through aviary with Asian birds, plus a Koi pond and rock garden

More information on the exhibit and directions to BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo can be found at