Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, popularly known as ‘Mysore Zoo’, is one of the oldest zoos of the u . s . hooked up in 1892, with the aid of His Highness, the erstwhile Ruler of Mysore Sri Chamarajendra Wadiyar Bahadur. Mysore Zoo holds an vital region in Karnataka. In 1909 the Palace Zoo turned into named as Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens to commemorate the illustrious founder and since then it bears the nomenclature.
Mysore Zoo became commenced with a place of 10.nine Acres and at some point of 1907 every other 6.22 acre turned into brought to the zoo. eventually the zoo became extended to 45 acres. A amazing visionary guy Dr. M.H. Marigowda become instrumental in obtaining Kensington Gardens, at the side of famous Thandisadak from the palace and five acres of land toward western side along with the street from C.I.T.B. Mysore. The Zoo location extended to 80.13 acres over a time period. government transferred 77.02 acres of Karanji Tank vicinity to the Zoo in the course of the year 1976.The master plan of Zoo covers 80.13 acres at the side of the 77.03 acres of Karanji Lake; right in the heart of Mysore city.
Mysore Maharajas took eager hobby in zoo management and improvement. Mr. G.H. Krumbeigal, German Landscaper and Horticulturist were engaged to provide green management & improvement, who had also created the beautiful and now 9aaf3f374c58e8c9dcdd1ebf10256fa5 Brindavan Gardens in Mysore and the Cubbon Park in Bangalore. An Australian via call Mr. large became decided on to work because the Superintendent and thereafter Mr. Siddaraje americaand Mr. S. Anantharamaiah.