Animal Outreach

Fort Worth Zoo zookeeper with bird

Animal Outreach

Animal Outreach Programs

Fort Worth Zoo animal outreach program Bring the Zoo to your school with the Fort Worth Zoo’s Animal Outreach team!

The Fort Worth Zoo’s Animal Outreach team will provide a program that is educational, entertaining and interactive. Outreach programs feature a wide variety of birds, mammals and reptiles. Your group members will learn all about animals found in their backyard and around the world. School programs are offered for a maximum of 350 students in elementary, middle and high schools in Tarrant County. Animal Outreach programs are also available for other events, such as school science nights, PTA events, senior center programming and scout meetings in Tarrant County.

Outreach programming is available year-round. Remember to book early to assure your spot on our calendar for your future programs! Please call or email for available dates.

Please note that Animal Outreach programs cannot take place in a home, business or outdoors.

Animal Outreach Programs

Elementary, Middle and High School
  • 40 minute program
  • 350 students (maximum)
  • Title 1 schools within Tarrant County - $100
  • Non-Title 1 schools within 30 mile radius of Zoo - $250
Daycare, After-School Programs, PTA, Science Night, Library and Senior Center
  • 30 minute program
  • Evening programs must start at or before 7:00 p.m.
  • Organizations within 30 mile radius of Zoo - $200

Animal Outreach programs are available starting at 10 a.m.

Animal Outreach Program Booking Request Form

Summer programming is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays only.

For more information, contact the Animal Outreach department:
Fort Worth Zoo
1989 Colonial Parkway
Fort Worth, TX 76110
phone: 817-759-7216