About Us


The mission of the Fort Worth Zoo is to strengthen the bond between humans
and the environment by promoting responsible stewardship of wildlife and
ensuring diverse, high-quality educational and entertaining family
experiences through effective and efficient management of its resources.






The foundation of this mission statement is based on three cornerstone principles:

Conservation
A commitment to affect positive change through the facilitation of conservation and sound scientific research.
Education
A commitment to provide factual information to nurture an appreciation of and respect for wildlife and the environment.
Entertainment
A commitment to excellence and to always exceed our guests’ expectations.
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