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Dallas Zoo kicks off summer with Safari Nights Powered by Breeze Energy concert series

Saturday nights will be a jammin’ good time this summer at the Dallas Zoo during the popular annual Safari Nights Powered by Breeze Energy concert series. Guests can dance among the animals and under the stars every Saturday night through …



Hippos, hippos, hooray! Dallas Zoo opens new $14 million exhibit

Simmons Hippo Outpost, home to ‘river horses’ Adhama and Boipelo, is the first major expansion at Texas’s oldest zoo since 2010 The Dallas Zoo will open its new $14 million, 2.1-acre Simmons Hippo Outpost, an immersive African waterhole habitat that includes …



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Dallas Zoo welcomes hippos back for first time in 16 years

The Dallas Zoo welcomed a very special delivery this week: two super-sized Nile hippopotamuses arrived Tuesday and Wednesday from Albuquerque, N.M., and Los Angeles. “Adhama” and “Boipelo” are now sharing the spacious barn and pools in the zoo’s new $14 …



Dallas Zoo discontinues smartphone app

To better serve guests and visitors, the Dallas Zoo is discontinuing its mobile application. Customers looking for news, hours, pricing, maps, events, schedules and more are encouraged to visit DallasZoo.com from their smartphone. The new, mobile-optimized website provides the same …



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