Mission


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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