• CONNECT WITH NATURE!

    Explore artist Sean Kenney’s magical displays depicting the natural world, created with more than 700,000 LEGO bricks and then stay to play in our brickyard. Click here to see what’s coming.
  • COOL TEMPS, HOT DEAL

    Winter is coming, and so are Penguin Days! This year, we’re expanding our $5 admission special to December, too. Think of it as our holiday gift to you!
  • SAVE WITH CityPASS

    Save up to 41% off admission to the Dallas Zoo, plus 3 more top Dallas attractions. Click now to LEARN MORE!
  • REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR WILD CLASSES

    Preschool Safari gives the youngest animal lovers a chance to explore, learn and play in an environment with over 2,000 animals! Stroller Buddies and Zoo Yoga help parents and their kids connect in fun and wild ways! Registration is now open.
  • REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

    Animal-loving kids can connect with their wild side in spring and summer break camps that include Zoo tours, games, crafts and animal encounters. Single-day and week-long options available. Click here to learn more and register!
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It takes a village to raise a 2-year-old

Our youngest member of the Dallas Zoo chimp troop is 2! The birthday boy, Mshindi, lives with his mom, Ramona; dad and alpha male, KC; 6-year-old brother Kona; and five other members of the troop.


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Dallas Zoo helps plant a record-setting 11,000 trees

No strategy to save animals is complete without a focus on habitat loss and the work to restore it. Saving animals from extinction is not only a battle, but also a movement made up of scores of passionate, dedicated people caring and working together.


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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service approves permit for zoos to offer homes to elephants from drought-stricken Swaziland

We are incredibly proud to announce that after a thorough scientific review, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife has approved our permit to offer safe, expansive homes to elephants from drought-ravaged Swaziland, Africa.


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Nature Connects® Brick Building Contest Winners Announced

As soon as we announced our Brick Building Contest tied to the Nature Connects exhibit opening, we knew we’d be in for a treat once the entries started pouring in!


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Staying warm is for the birds!

It’s that time of year when we all bundle in blankets with a hot cup of cocoa or cider. For the bird department, it’s also time to ensure that our birds will be comfortable through the cold weather to come.


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HOURS
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 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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