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  • THEY'RE HERE!

    Dallas Zoo's new Giants of the Jurassic exhibit is now open. It features more than 25 dinosaurs, a special DinoSOAR wildlife show, the theater experience of Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live, and more. Free with Zoo admission.
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    Ready for an adventure? Join the Dallas Zoo and Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park for WILD ADVENTURES this summer! Become a paleontologist, mad scientist, or even a zookeeper. REGISTER TODAY!
  • ZOO AFTER DARK

    Come spend a night under the stars with some of your favorite animals! Registration is now open for family and group campout programs.
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Mourning our beloved Kipenzi

We’re overwhelmed by the love you’ve shown for our little Kipenzi, and to our grieving staff. Because you’ve asked a few specific questions, we wanted to answer them here for you.


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Dallas Zoo devastated by loss of wildly popular giraffe calf

The Dallas Zoo is devastated to announce the accidental death Tuesday evening of Kipenzi, the giraffe calf whose birth on Animal Planet Live captured the hearts of people worldwide.


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Bowling for Rhinos: They don’t bowl, but we do!

At first glance, bowling and animal conservation might seem like an odd pair. Two fine things in their own right, but not exactly an automatic match. But for 25 years, zookeepers have made the two go hand-in-hand with Bowling for Rhinos.


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A very special little vulture

This little chick is a very big deal. Meet the first white-backed vulture chick hatched in a U.S. zoo in 16 years!


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Zoo’s preschoolers become youngest animal experts

Every child wants a WILD adventure. In our Zoo preschool programs, little ones ages 3-5 experience just that – and they become some of the youngest animal experts you’ll ever meet!


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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 Dallas Zoo Members
PARKING
$8 per vehicle
FREE Dallas Zoo Members
*All prices subject to change
MONORAIL SAFARI
CLOSED FOR THE RENOVATION
LOCATION INFO
Dallas Zoo
650 South R L Thornton Freeway
Dallas, TX
469.554.7500



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