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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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  • GIANTS OF THE SAVANNA A TOP 10 ZOO EXHIBIT IN U.S.

    Dallas Zoo’s Giants of the Savanna has been named the No. 3 zoo habitat in the nation -- and the best in Texas! More details availabe on our ZooHoo Blog.
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Uniting to Save Animals From Extinction (SAFE)

Three days, six endangered species stations, 30 volunteers and 4,074 people who pledged to help save endangered animals — it was an extraordinary weekend for wildlife.


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Zoo mourns loss of Mama, elderly elephant matriarch

We are heartbroken to share that our elephant matriarch, “Mama,” has died due to age-related health conditions. At 45, Mama was the oldest of our “Golden Girls,” and one of the 10 oldest elephants in the U.S.


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Dallas Zoo’s bonded lion brothers move to Franklin Park Zoo

Our beloved lion brothers have a new home! Six-year-old Dinari and Kamaia recently moved to the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston, Mass. Although it was a very difficult farewell for our staff, it’s also an exciting new chapter for these close brothers.


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Meet our blue-eyed (for now), rare ocelot kitten

This Mother’s Day, we honor 6-year-old Milagre, who recently gave birth to her second kitten. Born in the middle of the night March 20, the baby is thriving under the constant nurturing love of her mother.


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Dallas Zoo’s FIRST EVER baby penguin melts hearts

We’ve kept this chick’s arrival quiet for 20 days — and now we’re ready to scream it from the mountaintops. This little one is the FIRST EVER penguin chick to hatch at the Dallas Zoo, making it the tenth member of the flock.


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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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