In 1903, then Lt. Governor of Bengal initiated the idea of starting a small museum at Darjeeling in order that visitors to this hill station might have an opportunity to obtain information about birds and butterflies of the district. A suitable site was chosen in the Lloyd's...
One of the objectives of PNHZP is the conservation breeding of two important species viz, Red Panda and Snow Leopard. In order to achieve this goal, a conservation breeding centre was established on five hectares of land in Topkeydara under Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary at 3rd mile,..
PNHZP is a leading zoo in Conservation Breeding of high altitude herbivores & pheasants. A conservation breeding centre was established at Dowhill for taking care of high altitude herbivores (Viz, Himalayan Tahr, Himalayan Goral, Blue Sheep etc ), high altitude indigenous pheasants..