|Title ID||5740||Collection ID||775|
|Title||Zoo Time; [Visit to London Zoo]|
|Theme||Family Life Leisure|
|Keywords||Animals Cultural Heritage Family Outings Zoological Gardens|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
This film with animated titles, shows a family outing to London Zoo. The family visit several of the animal enclosures and habitats including the Polar and brown bears, the Penguin Pool designed by Berthold Lubetkin, Bengal tiger enclosure, and watch a baby goat (?) being born.
The Penguin Pool at London Zoo, designed by the Russian architect Berthold Lubetkin (1901-1990) and his partnership Tecton, is a landmark of early modern architecture in England. (Details from English Heritage available from: http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/caring/listing/heritage-centenary/landmark-listings/penguin-pool).