|Detroit Zoo attendance at 1 million for eighth straight year|
|Written by Associated Press|
|Thursday, 29 August 2013 06:27|
ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Zoo says it has surpassed the 1-million-visitor attendance mark for the eighth consecutive year.
The milestone was reached on Sunday.
The zoo in Royal Oak set a single-day attendance record of 20,113 visitors on Aug. 3.
It says in a news release that continued improvements at the zoo and seasonable weather have contributed to the turnout figures.
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