The San Diego History Center presents the centennial of the world-famous San Diego Zoo, with the presentation of a new exhibition The Lore Behind the Roar! 100 Years of the San Diego Zoo. This extraordinary family-friendly exhibition tells the story of the San Diego Zoo’s humble beginnings in 1916 to its evolution as a major tourist attraction and global conservation organization. Visitors will gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of the Zoo’s role in the San Diego community and its efforts to end extinction worldwide. The exhibition opens to the public on Sunday, March 20 and extends thru January 31, 2017. For more information, visit www.sandiegohistory.org or call 619-232-6203.