• TIME FOR A MULLIGAN

    Since it rained so hard on Dollar Day, we’ve decided to do it again! Join us for $1 admission, $1 hotdogs, and more. Come early and take DART to our door.
  • WE'VE GONE DIGITAL!!!

    Ready! Aim! Upload! That's right - you can simply upload your digital files for entry into this year's Feathers, Fur & Scales Photography Contest. Click now for more information.
  • BACKSTAGE SAFARI DEBUTS!

    Hold a penguin, feed an elephant, get close to a cheetah... take a special 90-minute guided tour on Saturday mornings! Click here for details.
  • TIME TO GET YOUR ELPHIE ON!

    Learn how you can raise awareness about elephants through the #DallasZooElphie campaign!
  • Pssssssst....GOT QUESTIONS?

    We've got answers! Click here to check out our Frequently Asked Questions page for some of the most commonly asked questions about visiting the Dallas Zoo.
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Dallas Zoo, Children’s Medical Center join to entertain, educate patients

The Dallas Zoo and Children’s Medical Center have developed a new opportunity to work together which will bring live animal presentations, educational programming and zoo outings to patients and families at the nation’s seventh-largest pediatric hospital.


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Dallas Zoo, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children team up to create program to help children with amputations

The Dallas Zoo and Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (TSRHC) are joining forces this summer to collect data for a new treatment program for children who have lost a limb to injury or illness, such as cancer.


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Dallas Zoo’s Safari Nights concerts offer 8 weeks of live music under the Texas stars and side-by-side with furry friends

Saturday nights will sizzle again this summer at the Dallas Zoo, where the free Safari Nights evening concert series, presented in partnership with TXU Energy.


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Dallas Zoo among the nation’s Top 10

The Dallas Zoo has been named one of the Top 10 zoos in the U.S. by USA Today. The nation’s largest newspaper selected 20 national finalists, then enlisted the public’s help in ranking them through an online vote for its 10Best program. The Dallas Zoo tallied enough votes to earn the No. 9 spot.


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Dallas Zoo’s ‘Daphne’ becomes oldest otter in U.S. to give birth

The Dallas Zoo is celebrating the successful birth and nurturing of a new Asian small-clawed otter pup. She was born Jan. 25, but needed more than 100 days of devoted care from her keepers, because single otter pups usually do not survive.


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HOURS
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily *Closed Christmas Day
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 Members of the Dallas Zoological Society
PARKING
$8 per vehicle
FREE Members of the Dallas Zoological Society
*All prices subject to change
LOCATION INFO
Dallas Zoo
650 South R L Thornton Freeway
Dallas, TX
469.554.7500



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