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Free Tuesday Afternoon

The Houston Zoo offers free admission on the first Tuesday of each month, September through May, from noon until closing. June, July, and August do not have Free Tuesday Afternoons.

This Event Has Passed Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 12:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m

Free entry into the Zoo is from noon until 5 p.m., when entrance gates close. The Zoo closes for the day at 6 p.m. Guests already in the Zoo at 5 p.m. may depart anytime between 5 and 6 p.m.

Please Note:

  • This offer includes Zoo admission after noon only.
  • Admission to Zoo Lights is not included.
  • Carousel, giraffe feeding and other attractions are available at regular price; they are not free.
  • You may bring in outside food and drink (glass containers and straws are not permitted.) Bring a water bottle and use our free refilling stations! Concessions will be available but are not included with your free admission.