Zoo Archive

Come see the Galapagos Tortoises everyday at 12:30!

Every day at 12:30pm we invite our guests to join one of our Reptile Zookeepers as they feed our three Galapagos Tortoises and share information about these amazing reptiles. Gertie, Muffett and Wheezy are about 25 years old. Galapagos Tortoises can live over 150 years! Read More

Seeking Spring Break Seasonal Help!

Each year Austin Zoo seeks qualified individuals to work with us during Spring Break. Spring Break 2015 take place from March 14th-22nd. If you would like to apply for the position, visit our Gift Shop during regular business hours or call 512-288-1490. Read More

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