New at the Zoo - June 2019

Tongues out for World Giraffe Day

Tongues out for World Giraffe Day ! We're excited to have a full day dedicated to celebrating these animals and raising awareness about the challenges that giraffes face in the wild. In particular, the reticulated giraffe is now considered endangered by the  IUCN Red List , facing rapid population decline over the past few decades. The reticulated giraffe is found in northern Kenya and is distinguishable from other subspecies because of its large orange-brown spots that... Read More
at Friday, June 21, 2019

First ever Donuts with Dad!

Hey, Zoo members – it’s almost Father’s Day! Are you still looking for the perfect way to celebrate? Grab Dad and come hungry Saturday, June 15, for the Fort Worth Zoo’s first ever  Donuts with Dad , an event exclusive to Zoo members.  Join us down in Texas Town from 8 to 10 a.m. to enjoy early exhibit openings in  Texas Wild! , themed animal enrichment and free train and carousel rides – and yes, that includes early access to the brand new  ... Read More
at Tuesday, June 11, 2019

June: the month of Member Mondays

Once again, the Fort Worth Zoo is offering Member Mondays, exclusive to Zoo members. Happening every Monday during the month of June, the Zoo will open one hour early at 9 a.m. just for Zoo members and their guests – just one more way to say thank you for being a Zoo member! Member Mondays include early opening to Safari Splash, Stingray Cove and Texas Nature Traders, as well as free train and carousel rides. Not a member, but want to join in on the fun? Check out  these wild... Read More
at Saturday, June 1, 2019