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Today’s Schedule

Sunday, October 24th

Schedule updated each morning before we open at 9 a.m. Meet the Keeper Talks are presented by Phillips 66.

  • 9:30 am
    Blue-Throated Macaws
  • 11:00 am
    Giraffe Feeding Platform in African Forest (Dependent on Weather/Giraffes)
  • 11:00 am
    Sea Lions
  • 11:30 am
    Out of the Lion’s Den
  • 12:00 pm
    Pantanal Canopy
  • 1:30 pm
    Asian Elephants

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October 20, 2021

40 years ago, today, our curator of herpetology and entomology, Stan Mays, began his first day at the Houston Zoo. It was a pretty easy decision when it came time for Stan to…

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