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Small Mammal House

Small Mammal House

April 1, 1983 – Permanent

National Zoo
3000 Block of Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, DC

Location: Olmsted Walk, near Great Ape House

Most species in the Zoo's Small Mammal House are no bigger than a breadbox. The exhibition features the golden lion tamarin, the three-banded armadillo, the prehensile-tailed porcupine, naked mole-rats, tree shrews, meerkats, black-tailed prairie dogs, black-footed ferrets, and more.

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