Zoo Archive

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