The Abilene Zoo is committed to ensuring that endangered species have a future in the wild. Introducing West Texas to animals from around the world is a direct way to make an impact. Our guests and supporters join the Zoo in making a difference with every visit and dollar spent. Funds raised go directly to field conservation projects worldwide.
Become inspired today and make a difference. Small steps like reducing your use of non-reusable goods can lead to a healthy Earth for everyone.
The Abilene Zoological Society is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that relies on generous contributions from people like you who care about our critical wildlife conservation efforts. These efforts would not be possible without your support. To make a tax-deductible, secure online donation to the Zoo, please click the donate button below.Donate
The Abilene Zoo also aims to tie exceptional in-house husbandry, medical care, research, and education programs to conservation action in the world around us. Inspiring children, families, and everyone between to care about the future for wildlife.Meet Macho
Have you ever touched the leathery skin of a rhino? Or been up close with a baby giraffe? Schedule a VIP Tour and go behind the scenes with our Zoo Crew and meet some of our animals in person.VIP Tours
The Abilene Zoo has the tallest heard in West Texas! Congo the Giraffe came from San Diego Zoo Safari Park and has already sired 3 calves with the current giraffe herd.Learn More
Albert the Alligator, a resident of the Abilene Zoo since 1966, is scheduled for a medical examination due to prolonged lethargic activity and inappetence.
Have you ever wondered about the Abilene Zoo Bird Rehabilitation Center’s patients?
Striped Hyenas arrive at the Abilene Zoo
Meet the newest residents of the Abilene Zoo, the capybaras. Guests can view the one male and three female capybaras in their exhibit in the South America area of the Abilene Zoo.
The Abilene Zoological Society is excited to announce the opening of the newest exhibit series at the Abilene Zoo; Journey to Madagascar. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at noon.
Abilene Zoo welcomes a third baby to the herd
Learn more about magestic animals such as lions, zebra, rhinos, and more.Learn More
The Abilene Zoo is committed to ensuring that endangered species have a future in the wild.Find Out How
With more animals than anywhere else in West Texas, you're in for a WILD day at the Abilene ZooLearn More