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The Houston Zoo is made up of many moving parts. We have over 6,000 permanent residents (our animals) for whom we provide housing, meals, medical care and, yes, even education! There …
The Houston Zoo is made up of many moving parts. We have over 6,000 permanent residents (our animals) for whom we provide housing, meals, medical care and, yes, even education! There are over 2 million guests each year who come to experience our incredible variety of animals and ecosystems, as well as attend special private and public events and entertainment. Our dedicated staff works around the clock to ensure that the Zoo is always running smoothly for the safety and well being of our residents and guests.

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4.5/5 · 4,243 reviews
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Feb 17, 2024
My nieces love to come here as it is a pretty park and the animals are fun. Well-maintained and the animals are well taken care of. Prices have gone up. Full review by Thomas V
Feb 5, 2024
To start you have to do everything online now: purchase your tickets, reserve activities and rent accessories. I have seen many other zoos, and this one is good, but there is nothing special about it… Full review by 263sashar
Feb 1, 2024
We were visiting from NZ, and my 11 year old was so excited to see the reptiles. She was at the Reptile house at 9:30am on the dot, for the doors to open. Fantastic range of reptiles and snakes, and … Full review by Jemima B
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Is the Houston zoo hilly? Wanting to bring someone with us that struggles with hills. Any tips for places to sit and watch …
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Is the Houston zoo hilly? Wanting to bring someone with us that struggles with hills. Any tips for places to sit and watch animals or let her grandkids play while she watches?
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Not at all. The paths are wide and very easy to get around. Lots of benching to stop and rest or just take in the sights. You shouldn’t have any issues.
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Permiten hieleras
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Yes, you can bring coolers. But no alcohol, glass bottles or plastic straws.
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Do you bring selfie stick with you?
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Yes , there is no current restrictions on selfie sticks at the Houston Zoo
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