Welcome to the Houston Zoo!
Host a party at the Zoo

Treat your guests to an inspirational, untamed, and extraordinary experience when you host your next event at the Zoo. Whether it’s a birthday party, cocktail reception, class reunion, corporate picnic, magnificent wedding reception, or any occasion up to 2,500+ guests, our venues will set you apart from the herd.


Become a Member

Did you know that members get tons of discounts on special Zoo experiences, as well as unlimited FREE admission to the Houston Zoo? As a member, you’ll also get exclusive use of the Member’s Only Express Entrance, an invitation to Zoobilee, a subscription to our quarterly magazine, and so much more. A portion of your membership also goes toward protecting animals in the wild – so everybody wins!


Swing into action as a Houston Zoo volunteer! Whether you’re a teen, college student looking for an internship, or an adult just looking to give back and share your passion for animals, we’ve got an opportunity that will interest you.

You can even get a group together and volunteer together!