Zoo Lowland Gorilla Tiffany Turns 40

TOPEKA - The Topeka Zoological Park is having a birthday party for a special gal.

Tiffany, the zoo’s lowland gorilla, turns 40 this year. Plan to join the zoo for a special party on July 19th from 11a.m. to 1p.m.

Visitors will get a chance to see Tiffany receive her own special birthday cake. Hy-Vee is providing birthday cake for zoo visitors while supplies last. Children will be able to make a special birthday card for Tiffany.

Learn more about Tiffany and her life at the Topeka Zoo. Visitors can register for prizes to be given away during this event from 11a.m. to 1p.m. in the Discovering Apes building.

Tiffany, the first female lowland gorilla at the zoo, came from Kansas City Zoo in 1969. She was born at the Kansas City Zoo on July 15, 1968. Tiffany shares her habitat with M‘Bili our 16 year old male, who came from San Diego Wild Animal Park in 2001.

This special event is made possible by Friends of the Topeka Zoo, Hy-Vee, Jostens and the Topeka Zoo.


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