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Ride MCTS to Celebrate Opening of Milwaukee County Zoo’s New Elephant Exhibit

MILWAUKEE - Ride the Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) to the Milwaukee County Zoo this weekend to celebrate the grand opening of the new Elephant Exhibit!

MCTS is offering $1 off tickets on the Ride MCTS app on Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, May 5, 2019. Download the app, create an account and use coupon code ELEPHANT19 to apply the discount (offer valid only on 5/4/19 & 5/5/19. Only one coupon code per account, please.)

MCTS has several bus stops near the Milwaukee County Zoo. The GoldLine stops near the zoo’s pedestrian entrance at 98th & Bluemound. Coming from the north or south? MCTS offers multiple routes that connect to the GoldLine. Plan your visit using the Trip Planning feature on the Ride MCTS app or RideMCTS.com.

Opening day activities begin at 10:00 a.m. on May 4. Click here to learn more about the new Elephant Exhibit and the Milwaukee County Zoo’s entire Adventure Africa project. Below, enjoy some fun facts about elephants and buses!