Enjoy plenty of shaded picnic areas. Walk over the George Marsh arched-bridge and watch the river below. The Emporia Zoo emphasizes landscaping and horticultural endeavors, both native and exotic animals and birds. There are two parts of the zoo. One side of the zoo you can drive past and see the animals. Then to see the other side you you can park and walk through. A miniature train runs throughout the park during the summer months. Visit the All Veterans Memorial and view a helicoper, army tank Purple Heart Monument, along with monuments to all wars and conflicts.
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