City is expected to about 120 elephants tigers, orang-utans, crocodiles and other exotic species. They began to arrive in Edinburgh on
April 19, 2011, but the main exhibition will not begin until the summer,
and will extend throughout the summer during the Edinburgh Festival.
The animals will then be auctioned for charity in the autumn.
There will be exhibits throughout Edinburgh,
- The Royal Mile
- Princes Street Gardens
- Royal Botanic Garden
- St Andrew Square
- George Street
- Charlotte Square.
Backers of the event include:
- Artist, Jack Vettriano
- Motor Racing Driver, Jackie Stewart
- Spice Girl, Geri Halliwell.
The Scotsman, April 20 2011, Page 10