Animal Encounter: Cheetah Walk

Animal Encounters are experiences you can schedule to add an extra-special memory to your Zoo visit. This exclusive experience is limited to just four people. If you have fewer than six in your party, you may be joined by other registrants, not to exceed six persons total.

Grab your walking shoes and join our keepers and animal ambassador cheetah on a morning trek before the Zoo opens to the public. Hear stories about our individuals and what Houston Zoo is doing to protect cheetahs in the wild.

Wednesdays from 8:15 – 9:00 a.m.

Members $195 per person
Non-Members $220 per person

Reserve your spot today – these tours book quickly! You must register for this experience in advance.
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Animal Encounter: Behind the Scenes at the Avian Conservation Building

Animal Encounters are experiences you can book ahead of time to add an extra-special memory to your Zoo visit. This exclusive experience is limited to just six people per experience. If you have fewer than six in your party, you may be joined by other registrants, not to exceed six persons total.

Join us in the first ever Houston Zoo behind-the-scenes tour of our Avian Conservation Building. Learn stories about what our keepers are doing in the wild to save birds as well as a fun opportunity to feed our chickens.

Mondays from 10:00 – 10:45 a.m.

Members $65 per person
Non-Members $90 per person

Reserve your spot today – these tours book quickly! You must register for this experience in advance.
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Camp Zoofari

This year, we will be offering school break camps for campers ages 4-14 during the holidays in November, December and January. Each camp will be an individual, single-day experience, around a theme of the week. Each day will have different opportunities and experiences. You can send a camper for just one day or the entire week!

Find Out More and Register

Camp Zoofari

This year, we will be offering school break camps for campers ages 4-14 during the holidays in November, December and January. Each camp will be an individual, single-day experience, around a theme of the week. Each day will have different opportunities and experiences. You can send a camper for just one day or the entire week!

Find Out More and Register

Camp Zoofari

This year, we will be offering school break camps for campers ages 4-14 during the holidays in November, December and January. Each camp will be an individual, single-day experience, around a theme of the week. Each day will have different opportunities and experiences. You can send a camper for just one day or the entire week!

Find Out More and Register

Camp Zoofari

This year, we will be offering school break camps for campers ages 4-14 during the holidays in November, December and January. Each camp will be an individual, single-day experience, around a theme of the week. Each day will have different opportunities and experiences. You can send a camper for just one day or the entire week!

Find Out More and Register

Camp Zoofari

This year, we will be offering school break camps for campers ages 4-14 during the holidays in November, December and January. Each camp will be an individual, single-day experience, around a theme of the week. Each day will have different opportunities and experiences. You can send a camper for just one day or the entire week!

Find Out More and Register

Camp Zoofari

This year, we will be offering school break camps for campers ages 4-14 during the holidays in November, December and January. Each camp will be an individual, single-day experience, around a theme of the week. Each day will have different opportunities and experiences. You can send a camper for just one day or the entire week!

Find Out More and Register

Camp Zoofari

This year, we will be offering school break camps for campers ages 4-14 during the holidays in November, December and January. Each camp will be an individual, single-day experience, around a theme of the week. Each day will have different opportunities and experiences. You can send a camper for just one day or the entire week!

Find Out More and Register

Camp Zoofari

This year, we will be offering school break camps for campers ages 4-14 during the holidays in November, December and January. Each camp will be an individual, single-day experience, around a theme of the week. Each day will have different opportunities and experiences. You can send a camper for just one day or the entire week!

Find Out More and Register

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Learn what the Houston Zoo has to offer educators at our annual Educator Day on Saturday, September 30, 9:00 - 3:00 p.m.

See our programs for all age groups, meet science partners from around the city, take part in on-grounds tours and sessions on incorporating nature, and more! Registration includes admission to the Zoo, free resources, activities, and lots of great ideas to bring to your classroom.

Thank you to Whataburger for being our Educator Day sponsor.
www.houstonzoo.org/education/educators/
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Learn what the Houston Zoo has to offer educators at our annual Educator Day on Saturday, September 30, 9:00 - 3:00 p.m.

See our programs for all age groups, meet science partners from around the city, take part in on-grounds tours and sessions on incorporating nature, and more! Registration includes admission to the Zoo, free resources, activities, and lots of great ideas to bring to your classroom. 

Thank you to Whataburger for being our Educator Day sponsor.
https://www.houstonzoo.org/education/educators/

 

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Already looking forward to another weekend? We get it. Celebrate World Rhino Day with us this Saturday from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. to learn about rhinos at our Zoo and in the wild! There will be crafts and games for the kids, you can talk to our expert keepers, peruse through unique items for sale, with all proceeds going to the Houston Zoo’s rhino conservation efforts! ... See MoreSee Less

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Already looking forward to another weekend? We get it. Celebrate World Rhino Day with us this Saturday from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. to learn about rhinos at our Zoo and in the wild! There will be crafts and games for the kids, you can talk to our expert keepers, peruse through unique  items for sale, with all proceeds going to the Houston Zoo’s rhino conservation efforts!

 

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I love our Houston Zoo and am a member! It is so beautiful there with the many trees and lots of shade. Love the animals too.

I love the Houston Zoo and am a proud member. My greatest joy was my behind the scenes tour with the rhinos.

Hay there Juston Cooper - this must be for you

I have seen these guys in action!! Usually they are just eating.... LOL

Theresa Dottolo Cooper!!!!

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Sean Luchs let's go!

Rhyno Breeding

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