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“55 acre zoological park”
The Houston Zoo is a 55 acre zoological park located within Hermann Park in Houston, Texas, United States. Housing over 6000 animals belonging to over 900 species, the zoo receives 1.6 million visitors each year and is the seventh most visited zoo in the nation. The zoo is accredited by The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) assuring the highest standards of animal care and husbandry. In everything we do we strive to: be a zoo for all, practice exemplary animal care, deliver an outstanding guest experience, create a workplace that instills empowerment, respect and teamwork, provide superior education and learning opportunities, promote conservation awareness and action, apply best business practices and sound financial management, and inspire broad community support.
One of the largest Zoos in the USA! It's mostly outdoors so make sure to bring a hat, water bottles, and sunscreen you will thank me later! The staff seem like that really take care of all the... Read more
Visiting the Houston Zoo with my 6-year-old son and his friend was an adventure we'll cherish forever. Nestled in the heart of Houston, this sprawling sanctuary offered us a day filled with... Read more
- Sun - Sat: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Good for wildlife viewing.
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