Take a journey into Jungleland

For those too young or too new to the area to remember the days when lions and tigers roamed Thousand Oaks, a new exhibit at the Civic Arts Plaza offers a history lesson.
The display inside the plaza’s Fred Kavli Theatre— featuring classic photos, memorabilia and exotic animal-inspired works of art—commemorates the 90th anniversary of the opening of Louis Goebel’s Lion Farm, later known as Jungleland.
In 1926, Goebel used the property where the Civic Arts Plaza stands today to train exoti...

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