When was Sunset Zoo founded? Why is it called Sunset Zoo?

In 1933 the City of Manhattan purchased a tract of land called Sunset Cemetery. Portions of this land were deemed unusable because the soil was too rocky for cemetery plots and this area became Sunset Zoo featuring up-close view of animals around the world.

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1. When was Sunset Zoo founded? Why is it called Sunset Zoo?
2. Will the Sunset Zoo be expanding or adding soon?
3. Are there animals in the Nature Exploration Center?
4. Can I rent Sunset Zoo facilities for an event?
5. Are there ways to volunteer at the Sunset Zoo?
6. I want to work at zoo. What should I do to prepare for this job?
7. What does a Friends of Sunset Zoo Membership cost?
8. When does Sunset Zoo open?