Plan Your Next Adventure at the Houston Zoo

Three giraffes eating from trees in zoo exhibit

If you are looking for fun for the whole family, why not pair your visit to the Houston Museum of Fine Arts with a visit to the Houston Zoo? There is a wide range of exhibits to explore, so there really is something for everyone. What can you expect on your next visit? Read on to find out!

Houston Zoo Prices and Hours

Houston Zoo admission is quite affordable. The zoo is open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Houston Zoo ticket prices are as follows:

  • Children ages 1 and under: FREE
  • Children ages 2-11: $15.95
  • Adults ages 12-64: $19.95
  • Adults ages 65 and over: $14.95

Admission is also free for zoo members!

Houston Zoo Exhibits

With over 15 exhibits to peruse, there is plenty to do at the Houston Zoo. Here are just a few of the exciting exhibits you will find across the zoo’s 55 acres.

  • African Forest
  • Bug House
  • Kipp Aquarium
  • Reptile and Amphibian House
  • Wortham World of Primates

Other Houston Zoo Attractions

The Houston Zoo has a water play park that is free with your Houston Zoo admission. In fact, this feature was designed to be as environmentally-friendly as possible, making use of sensors to help conserve electricity. Children and adults alike also love the zoo’s Wildlife Carousel, which features hand-carved and painted animals, many of which you can see for yourself at the zoo!

While you’re attending the zoo, you can stop for a bite to eat several cafes throughout the park. You can also stop at one of the themed food trucks along the way for a fun twist.

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