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Austin Zoo Revue

YOU’RE INVITED!

On May 9, 2015, from 6:00pm to 10:00pm, “Austin Zoo Revue” will feature the creative work of twelve Austin area artists. Last fall these twelve artists were chosen in a juried competition to lend their talent to a fiberglass animal assigned to them, ranging in size from a piglet to a North American Bobcat. Read More
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Austin Zoo Revue

Austin Zoo Revue

YOU’RE INVITED!

On May 9, 2015, from 6:00pm to 10:00pm, “Austin Zoo Revue” will feature the creative work of 12 Austin area artists. Last fall these 12 artists were chosen in a juried competition to lend their talent to a fiberglass animal assigned to them, ranging in size from a piglet to a North American Bobcat. Read More

1pm Every Day!

Our Zookeepers will be demonstrating the training activities and techniques they use with Black Bear cubs Korben, Tilly and Ruby every day at 3pm at the cubs’ habitat! Read More

The Art Garage

Children 3 and up, please join us Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm and create your own art with Audrey and The Art Garage. We will guide you with tools and techniques that will allow you to express yourself and create artwork you’ll be proud of! Read More

BeeSweet Lemonade Halloween Activity

Join Mikaila, nine year old founder of BeeSweet Lemonade on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 12:00pm to 1:30pm and participate in a Halloween Activity. She will share the origin of BeeSweet Lemonade and her interest in bees. This event is for people 3 and up. Read More

Free Parking! Ride the Train!

Parking at the Austin Zoo is always free. When you come out, for only $2.50 give our train the Rawhide Rocket a ride. Spring is here at the Austin Zoo! Children under two ride the train for free. Read More

New at the Zoo!

We have lots of great things happening at Austin Zoo this month! Our black leopard Rowdy is turning 28, we have beautiful painted fiberglass animals up for auction to benefit Austin Zoo, and we have amazing private tours available. Follow the link to learn more! Read More

Members Only

On behalf of all of us at Austin Zoo, we would like to thank our members who support us by purchasing an annual membership. As a way of saying thanks, we invite our members to join us on the first Saturday of each month at 8:30am to enjoy our animals an hour before we greet the general public. Read More

New Venue For Parties

Looking for a cool place to have a birthday party or special event? Look no farther than our Events Pavilion! This spacious 875 square foot indoor, temperature controlled venue is available for rental daily for $100.00 for a two hour time slot, 10:00am – 12:00pm, 12:30 pm – 2:30pm, and 3:00pm – 5:00pm. Read More

Safari Greg

Did you know that alligators have three eyelids? Learn more fun and interesting facts about animals by scheduling a Safari Greg presentation, at the Zoo or offsite. Birthday parties, school or civic organizations, Greg does them all. To find out more about scheduling a visit from Safari Greg, click here. Read More