Indoor Facilities

 

The Reptile House

The Reptile House1 The Reptile House2
Opened in 1999, the Reptile House is the first of its kind in the Leisure and Cultural Services Department. It is situated at the turfed area in the southern part of the park and had a floor area of about 245 square metres which was expanded to a total of about 500 square metres in 2006. Facilities in the Reptile House include indoor terraria and a courtyard terrarium where various species of reptiles are displayed. At present, there are 30 species comprising of 51 live exhibits in the House, including Carpet Python, Frill-necked Lizard, Boa Constrictor, Pig-nosed Turtle, Radiated tortoise. Asiatic Leaf Turtle, Woma Python, Spider Tortoise, Shingleback Skink, Black Pond Turtle , Spurred Tortoise, Iguana, Ball Python and Blue-tongued Skink. Besides, graphic display of relevant information and 7 reptile models are also provided. With its annual patronage of 360 000 including  28 800 group visitors, the Reptile House is becoming one of the major vantage points in the park.
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