School Groups

Bring a new meaning to the wild wild west and take your class on an adventure to the only zoo in West Texas! We'll be sure to inspire the future conservationist in your students with the wonder and amazment of the Abilene Zoo.

A wild field trip in West Texas!

Serving over 129 school districts from 51 counties.

Field Trip Request

Hey Teachers!  We can’t wait to see you and your students at the zoo. Please submit a Zoo Trip Request form at least 7 days in advance so we can be prepared for your visit. ALL Field Trips must submit a Field Trip Request Form. Thank you for helping us make your visit a success.

Abilene & Wylie ISD All Other Schools

Field Trip Rates

  • Adults – $7 each
  • Students – $5.50 each
  • Field trip rates must be paid as a group in one transaction
  • Parents and siblings not paying with the group are subject to a regular admission rate

*There is no fee for Abilene or Wylie ISD Field Trips for students or school personnel

 

Class Add-Ons

  • Add an educational experience featuring Ambassador Animals!
  • $1.50 per student
  • $25 minimum
  • Class sizes are limited
  • Students & Teachers only (no parents or siblings due to space limitation)

Field Trips

You're sure to have a wild time at the Abilene Zoo! You can add giraffe feeding, train rides, and carousel tokens to your zoo trip! You can contact zoo.education@abilenetx.gov for more information.

Save the Animals

The Abilene Zoo is committed to ensuring that endangered species have a future in the wild.

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Plan Your Visit

With more animals than anywhere else in West Texas, you're in for a WILD day at the Abilene Zoo

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