Karachi Zoo also known as Karachi Zoological Garden is located in Karachi, Pakistan. Karachi Zoo, established in year 1878, was commonly called as ‘Mahatma Gandhi Garden’. In 1861, the zoo was transferred to municipality by the government. In 1878, the municipality placed the zoo under a trust to be developed out of public subscription. Later, the zoo was once again opened to public in 1881.