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With our busy spring season upon us, follow these expert tips to find parking, beat the crowds, and make the most of your Zoo visit.

March 2 thru Sept. 30

Every day, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Step into a prehistoric park and wander among the shadows of over 100 life-sized colossal giants. Hear their mighty roars echo through time, experience the chills of their hisses, and prepare to meet their living descendants who share our world today.

March 1, Member Preview Day  

Uncover the secrets of these ancient creatures

in one of the largest immersive dinosaur exhibits in the country.


$6 Public | $4 Members

FREE for Patron members and above

Zoo general admission is required along with your Destination: Dinosaurs ticket.

National Dinosaur Day

June 1 & 2

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Throughout the Zoo, enjoy special dinosaur-themed activities, food, games, a scavenger hunt, keeper chats, crafts, and more! 

Enjoy a discounted ticket price of $5 for general public and $3 for members on both Saturday and Sunday. 

More than 100 dinosaurs of all shapes and sizes

Meet living descendants of dinosaurs throughout the Zoo

Selfie-saurus stations & photo ops


Almost 40 animatronic dinosaurs

Dinosaur Cave

Kid Zone with fossil dig boxes

Dino-themed crafts & activities

Join and Save 10%

Dallas Zoo members get FREE daily admission and parking, plus tons of other member perks, and right now you can save 10% at the Passport level and above! For our best value, join at Patron level and get FREE admission to Destination: Dinosaurs.