Austin Zoo

Why We Love This

  • Great for families!
  • Learn about all the animals
  • 300 animals across 100 different species

Austin Zoo is a rescue zoo located in the Texas Hill Country where visitors from around the world can come to learn about the 300 animals representing more than 100 different species. Our animal collection includes animals from other facilities , exotic pets that owners could no longer keep, retired laboratory research animals, animals that were confiscated due to illegal ownership. sale and transport and animals awarded to our facility by the courts. Austin Zoo provides a forever home for its animal residents.

Insider Tips

Zoo trails are crushed granite so comfortable closed walking shoes are recommended.

Insider Tips

Zoo trails are crushed granite so comfortable closed walking shoes are recommended.

Meeting Location

10808 Rawhide Trail, Austin, Texas 78736

When To Arrive

Regular Hours from February 1 – October 31 Open daily from 9:30am – 6:00pm No one is admitted after 5:00pm Winter Hours from November 1 – January 31 Open daily from 9:30am – 5:30pm No one is admitted after 4:30pm

Food & Drinks

You are welcome to bring in your own food and beverages. No glass containers, please.

Cancellations & Refunds

Tickets purchased will be valid for up to one year after purchase date. Exclusions, ATX Pass - any tickets purchased using the ATX Pass will need to be consumed during ATX Pass validity period.


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