MONORAIL UPDATE: Please bear with us as we close the Wilds of Africa Adventure Safari monorail for maintenance. We promise to let you know as soon as it reopens!
  • Are you ready for Safari Nights?

    Live music's wild side is back with our summer concert series, Safari Nights Presented by Reliant. Come early to visit the Zoo, and stay late for the live bands on shady Cat Green. Buy your tickets here!
  • Wild Earth Preschool now enrolling!

    Contact us by July 15 to secure your spot for the fall 2018 opening– Click here to learn more.
  • Summer camp registration now open!

    This summer, your little one will enjoy tours through the Zoo, outdoor play and activities, themed arts and crafts, close-up animal encounters and more! Learn more and register now.
  • GREAT BEER. GREAT MUSIC. GREAT CAUSE.

    Tickets are on sale now for the wildest event of the summer! Click here to buy tickets before they sell out - CHEERS!
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Dallas Zoo welcomes its first baby gorilla in 20 years

Dallas Zoo staff are smiling big after welcoming our first baby gorilla in 20 years on Monday, June 25. This also marks the fifth baby gorilla the zoo has cared for in nearly 50 years.

Our 22-year-old critically endangered western lowland gorilla named…


Go “Inside The Zoo” with Dallas Zoo’s new hospital series

In our highly-anticipated new Inside the Zoo video series, we’re pulling back the curtain and taking you inside our $3.75 million A.H. Meadows Animal Health Care Facility. This is where our veterinarians, vet techs and hospital keepers care for the Dallas Zoo’s 2,000+ animals.


Local organization gives back to the Zoo

May 2 was Fidelity Cares Day! This annual day is all about volunteering with more than 7,000 Fidelity Investments employees giving back to local communities around the world on a single day.


MEET WITTEN! Dallas Zoo names male giraffe calf after retired football legend Jason Witten

It’s a name fit for a 5-foot-9, 145-pound male giraffe calf and, of course, a 15-year career-span football legend….


LEGGY BABY! Meet our newest giraffe calf

We’re welcoming a long-legged baby born on April 25 to second-time mom Chrystal. This 5-foot-9, 130-pound giraffe calf arrived after a long two-and-a-half hour labor (giraffes usually labor and deliver within 1-2 hours!).


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Today's Hours
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
We are currently Open
GENERAL ADMISSION
$15.00 Adults (ages 12-64)
$12.00 Children (ages 3-11)
$12.00 Seniors (age 65 and up)
FREE Children (age 2 and under)
FREE Dallas Zoo Members
PARKING
$10 per vehicle
FREE Dallas Zoo Members
*All prices subject to change
WILDS OF AFRICA ADVENTURE SAFARI
CLOSED FOR MAINTENANCE
LOCATION INFO
Dallas Zoo
650 South R L Thornton Freeway
Dallas, TX
469.554.7500



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