• VOTE FOR YOUR DALLAS ZOO!

    We're honored to be one of 20 finalists to be named the Best Zoo in the U.S. by USA Today. We're the only zoo in North Texas on the list, and we need your help! If you love what we're doing at your Dallas Zoo, please vote for us every day through May 19.
  • SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

    Our Wild Adventures camps at the Dallas Zoo and Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park are jam-packed with awesomeness: zoo tours, games, arts and crafts and up-close animal encounters. Register online today!
  • Pssssssst....GOT QUESTIONS?

    We've got answers! Click here to check out our Frequently Asked Questions page for some of the most commonly asked questions about visiting the Dallas Zoo.
  • ZOOM TO THE DALLAS ZOO ON DART

    Take DART Red Line to the Dallas Zoo Station right across from our front entrance. Click now to plan your ride via DART’s online trip planner.
  • GO WILD THIS MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND!

    Come join us at the Paw Prints Art Show at the Dallas Zoo on May 10-11, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Stroll among tents filled with art and crafts. FREE with regular Zoo admission!
fi_MandrillBaby14
Dallas Zoo welcomes two new monkey babies

There’s a primate baby boom this spring at the Dallas Zoo, upping the adorable quotient at Texas’s oldest and largest zoo. A new mandrill arrived on Friday and a new titi monkey was born on March 11.


fi_JessicaSanchezDisney
‘American Idol’ star Jessica Sanchez to perform at Dallas Zoo

Jessica Sanchez, the popular, big-voiced teenager who was the runner-up to Phillip Phillips in Season 11 of “American Idol,” will perform a free concert at the Dallas Zoo on Saturday, April 5.


Baby Chimp Announcement 02.14.2014
Dallas Zoo welcomes new chimpanzee baby

Valentine’s Day seems the perfect time to announce the newest adorable addition to the Dallas Zoo: a chimpanzee baby born Jan. 26, the second for mother Ramona.


Animal Connections
Free, interactive Smithsonian traveling exhibit!

What animal-lover hasn’t experienced a special connection to another species, or dreamed of being a vet? This weekend at the Dallas Zoo, those dreamers can explore the human-animal world with “Animal Connections, Our Journey Together,” a free, interactive exhibition.


fi_DZLogo
Sporadic web outages

We are currently updating parts of our electronic commerce websites here at the Zoo to serve you better. During this time, you may be unable to access some of our sites, such as memberships, Adopt-An-Animal and others. Please bear with us as we keep improving our service to you!


1 2 3 4 5
HOURS
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily *Closed Christmas Day
GENERAL ADMISSION
$15.00 Adults (ages 12-64)
$12.00 Children (ages 3-11)
$12.00 Seniors(age 65 and up)
FREE Children (age 2 and under)
FREE Members of the Dallas Zoological Society
PARKING
$8 per vehicle
FREE Members of the Dallas Zoological Society
*All prices subject to change
LOCATION INFO
Dallas Zoo
650 South R L Thornton Freeway
Dallas, TX
469.554.7500



Highland Capital Management American Airlines City of Dallas Association of Zoos & Aquariums