Saturday, February 25, Kipp Aquarium will close early at 4 p.m. for a private event.
Tuesday, February 21, sea lions are off exhibit for pool maintenance.
Friday, February 17, Natural Encounters will close early at 4:30 p.m. for a private event.
It’s field trip season! Check our Parking & Directions page before you visit for tips to help with your arrival plans.
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.
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: