Admission:
$8.00 for Adults (ages 13-59)
$7.00 for Seniors (ages 60+)
$5.50 for children (ages 3-12)
Children under 3 free!

Hours:
Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily
Last admittance at 4 p.m.
Every Thurs. June–August, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Last admittance at 8 p.m.

Contact:
2070 Zoo Lane, Abilene, TX
(325) 676-6085
abilene.zoo@abilenetx.com

VIP Tours

 

 

 

 

 

VIP Camel or Rhino Encounter

Meet our Dromedary Camel(s) or rare Black Rhinoceros, Macho, with a feeding/touching session (8 people max) $25 per person for zoo members/$30 per person for non-members

VIP Giraffe Facility Tour

 Behind the scenes tour of the Zoo’s Giraffe Exhibit holding and feeding session (8 people max) $25 per person for zoo members/$30 per person for non-members

VIP Reptile Tour

Behind the Scenes Tour of the zoo’s herpetarium (8 people max) $25 per person for zoo members/$30 per person for non-members

VIP Animal Care Tour

Tour the Zoo commissary and see the Zoo’s research projects (10 people max) $25 per person for zoo members/$30 per person for non-members. Flexible scheduling. Approximately 45-minute tour.

Click here to download VIP Tour Registration Forms

 To schedule, send completed form to John Black at john.black@abilenetx.com or call 325-437-4908.

Jr. Keeper Opportunity

Children 8 and older get a chance to be a zookeeper for an afternoon!  Participants will work one-on-one with an Education Keeper to help care for our animal ambassadors including feeding, cleaning, handling, and other activities.  Program can start as early as 3:30 and concludes at 5 pm (times flexible for homeschool students and holidays).  Pre registration is required a minimum of two weeks in advance and is subject to availability. Not available on weekends. To schedule, contact the education department at  zoo.education@abilenetx.com or 325-676-6487. $35 for zoo members, $40 for non-members