After 20 years with the idea of building a theme park on land surrounding Zoo Miami simmering on the back burner, two companies are now moving forward with bids to break ground.
One proposal, dubbed “Dinosaur Park International,” would be science-minded, featuring dino-centric exhibits and a museum.
The other plan, proposed by 20th Century Fox, would be more Orlando-style, with rides and attractions based on the movie studio’s films, such as Ice Age and Rio. The project is dubbed “Miami Wilds” and would include a 70-acre traditional theme park and a separate 16-acre water park.
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