• LECTURE SET FOR OCT. 27

    Learn about Sartore’s adventures as a conservationist, author, National Geographic fellow and contributor at a special presentation and book signing at the Angelika Theater in Dallas. Learn more!
  • TRICK OR TREAT AT THE ZOO

    Dress up in your costume and join us for trick or treating at the Zoo from 5-8 p.m. Oct. 27-30! Visit candy stations and enjoy other activities throughout the Zoo. Learn more!
  • SHOW OFF YOUR BEST SHOTS & WIN!

    Capture the spirit and beauty of animals and win prizes in our Feathers, Fur & Scales photo contest. We’re accepting entries until Sept. 30. Click here for details.
  • GAMIFY YOUR ZOO EXPERIENCE

    The Kwest smartphone app launches users into an interactive adventure through ZooNorth. Solve location-based riddles, puzzles and mini-games with a sweet reward at the end. Click here to learn more.
  • SAVE WITH CityPASS

    Save up to 40% off admission to the Dallas Zoo, plus 3 more top Dallas attractions. Click now to LEARN MORE!
Closure notification: Ndebele Plaza & Wilds of Africa

In preparation for the Dallas Zoo’s annual fundraiser, Zoo To Do, some
areas of the park will closed to guests this Friday (Sept. 30) and Saturday
(Oct. 1).


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Green tip #4: Pack a trash-free lunch

This month’s green tip is another double whammy: helping the earth and your pocketbook! Did you know that the average U.S. child produces 67 pounds of lunch trash per school year?


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Kunekune piglet siblings make us squeal

Keeper Vicki Cheatwood has the lowdown on Lacerte Family Children’s Zoo’s newest stars, Penny and Oliver the kunekune pigs.


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Dallas Zoo attracts more than 1 million visitors again

The milestone was hit a full month earlier than last year, the first time we reached the exclusive mark. This milestone now puts us on pace for the seventh consecutive year of record attendance.


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Green tip #3: Upcycling makes old products new again

Repurposing or “upcycling” old items into new ones is a great way to save money, showcase your creativity and an even better way to be environmentally sustainable!


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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
CLOSURE NOTIFICATION
Sept. 30 - Wilds of Africa Plaza Oct. 1 - Wilds of Africa
LOCATION INFO
Dallas Zoo
650 South R L Thornton Freeway
Dallas, TX
469.554.7500



Highland Capital Management City of Dallas Association of Zoos & Aquariums