How the zoo closed for two weeks to reopen for the holidays

The Lincoln Children’s Zoo and Lincoln Childrens Zoo, both in Texas, have closed for the holiday season due to a virus outbreak.

The zoo closed Friday due to the coronavirus, according to a statement from the Lincoln County Animal Care and Control Department.

It was reopened Tuesday.

Lincoln County Animal Control said the department has been notified of the situation.

A spokesperson said the agency will be monitoring the situation closely.

The department said the public can visit the zoo and take photos.

The zoo is open Wednesday to Saturday.

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