ROAR INTO SPRINGYou’ll love our special themed weekends, with a DJ spinning music and leading games; conservation stations; and special activities in the Lacerte Family Children’s Zoo. Premium event activities available for $5 each.
THE MONORAIL'S BACK!Climb aboard the Wilds of Africa Adventure Safari, our newly renovated monorail, for a birds-eye view of six habitats not accessible by foot. Interpretive specialists will guide you along a one-mile loop showcasing animals from across the African continent.
JOIN THE KIBOKO SOCIETY!As a member of this exclusive new society, you’ll help put the finishing touches on our remarkable Simmons Hippo Outpost habitat. Click here for details.
REGISTER FOR SUMMER CAMPS!No LION around this summer! Summer camp at the Dallas Zoo and Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park is filling up fast. Camp is open to kids entering PreK – Grade 12 and runs June 13 – August 12. Register now!
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As our lead veterinarian, Senior Director of Animal Health Dr. Chris Bonar travels the country inspecting zoos and aquariums up for reaccreditation through the AZA – and his thoroughness has paid off.
When baby Dasher wasn’t receiving the care he needed from his mother, animal care staff stepped in to hand-rear the tiny dik-dik.
As a child, young Ashanti Johnson fell in love with marine science. Yet as a high school senior in landlocked North Texas,
the Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park gave her the first taste of what would become a remarkable and inspiring career.
Over the past 100 years, the population of African penguins has declined from more than two million breeding pairs to slightly more than 20,000 breeding pairs left.
Being green is a way of life. As a conservation organization, we strive to practice what we preach, not just on Earth Day, but every day. We work tirelessly to combine our daily operations with our conservation mission, and we rally our community to do it with us.
HOURS9:00 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