Sea Lions Off

Tuesday, February 21, sea lions are off exhibit for pool maintenance.

Saving Wildlife Expo

The Houston Zoo is partnering with the Wildlife Conservation Network to host an all-day conservation event here at the Zoo. Conservation leaders will speak about how they are working to save lions, tapirs, native Texas animals, zebras and sharks and rays at this full-day event.

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Zoo Yoga

Come along with us on a Zoo Yoga adventure! Whether you are new to yoga or just looking to strengthen your practice, we will discover how you can make a difference for animals, both locally and world wide.

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Zoo Yoga

Come along with us on a Zoo Yoga adventure! Whether you are new to yoga or just looking to strengthen your practice, we will discover how you can make a difference for animals, both locally and world wide.

More Information and Registration

Zoo Yoga

Come along with us on a Zoo Yoga adventure! Whether you are new to yoga or just looking to strengthen your practice, we will discover how you can make a difference for animals, both locally and world wide.

More Information and Registration

Zoo Yoga

Come along with us on a Zoo Yoga adventure! Whether you are new to yoga or just looking to strengthen your practice, we will discover how you can make a difference for animals, both locally and world wide.

More Information and Registration

Zoo Sprouts

Zoo Sprouts is an education program for kids aged 18 months through five years. Discover our Zoo and its amazing animals! We have three tracks tailored for different age groups to choose from. Programs are between 30 and 60 minutes and are an excellent way to enhance your Zoo visit with hands-on learning.

These events fill up well ahead of time; choose your program and book now to reserve your space:

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I just wanted to take a minute to thank the Houston Zoo for all the great work you do. We have been members for the last 4 years and I have been taking my three kids there since they were babies. I can see that the zoo always strives to make continuous improvements and make everyone's visit enjoyable. Our latest visit was this last Saturday where we were greeted by a very friendly employee at the gate and got to enjoy many of the animals. Highlights included the baby tapir, orangutan, and tiger feeding/keeper talk. Thanks for all you do, Houston Zoo!!

Cindy show Conner this. He rode on a Tapir on the carrousel on Saturday!

No, not biased! It should totally be a thing.

Is he out for public viewing yet?

Alex here's the baby we saw Sunday!😍

we saw him on sunday and he was pretty cute!

We saw him Saturday and he was adorable!

awe. such a cutie

Saw this baby yesterday. What a cutie!!

Oh my goodness cuteness alert

Cute

Cutie

Literally the reason I went the other day

Terminal cuteness!

My favorite animal!!!

Jessie Kate we saw him!!!!!

O. M. G. Daniel Head 😍😍😍

Remy Crabtree look at da puppy

Gessica Grape Hannah Grape Angela Grape Victoria Lynn Polasek 😍😍😍😍

Baleigh Hildebrandt Audree needs to see this!

Nelson Tassin

Rachel Annalise Huygen What's his name?

Katie Plaeger I NEED HIM

Jessica Cheng omg

Megan Pounds!!

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