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October 17, 2006 – Permanent
Museum: National Zoo
Location: Olmstead Walk
Giant panda cub Bao Bao is now on exhibit! Bao Bao is now spending much of her time in the trees of her outdoor exhibit where she can sometimes be difficult to see. Sharp eyes will spot her. The panda house at the David M. Rubenstein Family Giant Panda Habitat is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. However, the line for the panda house may close as early as 2 p.m. if crowds are heavy.
The Giant Panda Habitat features the following: