Austin Zoo invites photography enthusiasts of all ages to enter our 2016 Photo Contest.
First Day of Contest — Wednesday, June 1, 2016.
Last Day to Enter Photos — Thursday, June 30, 2016 (must be postmarked by this date if mailed). Read More
Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017
Time: 8:30am Check-in
Price For Current Austin Zoo Members: FREE!
Price For Non-Members: $5.00 per child + Zoo admission for all guests attending (no discount offers).
Maximum Number of Tickets Available: 200 Participating Children
Please bring your own baskets as we will not provide any! Read More
We’ve been posting photos our staff members have taken of Oliver, Roxy and Willow since they arrived at our Zoo on October 2. We’d love to create an album with your photos of the Cougar cubs like these incredible photos Zoo visitors Jeff and Peggy snapped. Read More
Date: Saturday, January 16, 2016: 1pm
You’re invited to join us to celebrate Korben, Tilly and Ruby’s 2nd birthday/ Bear-themed refreshments will be served as long as they last. The bears will be demonstrating what they have learned in their training classes and then will dine on a special birthday lunch. Read More
Roxy, Willow & Oliver will be ready to greet visitors on December 26th! The cubs will be in their habitat at the times listed below!
Cougar Cub Schedule:
Dec. 26, 28, 30 and Jan. 1 & 3: 12:30-1:30pm
Dec. 27, 29, 31 and Jan. Read More
The amazing second grade students at Canyon Creek Elementary organized a whole school drive to benefit our rescued animals! They began last week with a Google Hangout with our Director of Animal Care Ellen to learn more about how we care for our animals. Read More
African Crested Porcupines Quill, Grace, Agave and Aziza have moved into their new habitat! They love their larger yard and especially their new night house with its front and back doors and windows. Come for a visit this week! Read More