New at the Zoo - November 2021

We're open Thanksgiving Day

                                                    Need to walk off that turkey? The Zoo will be open Thanksgiving day from noon to 4 p.m. Reservations are no longer required! Please note: all dining, attractions and some retail locations will be closed. Ready for leftovers? The Zoo offers several outdoor picnic areas with seating in shaded locations... Read More

Adopt baby Brazos in our Holiday Adoption Package

Make the holiday season elephant-astic by adopting the Zoo’s newest addition, baby  Asian  elephant Brazos ! This sweet gift is perfect for under the tree and includes an Asian elephant plush, a photo of Brazos, a personalized adoption certificate and a holiday-themed coloring kit, all packaged in a festive animal carrier box. Not only does this unique gift spread holiday cheer and celebrate the newest arrival, but it also directly supports the care and feeding of the... Read More
at Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Join us for Texas Wild! Wonderland

Have a holly, jolly good time at the Fort Worth Zoo with this first-ever seasonal event! Our inaugural  Texas Wild! Wonderland  will transform Texas Town into an enchanted holiday wonderland that is sure to make your spirits bright. Enjoy holiday-themed shows, seasonal foods, photos with Santa, falling snow and many more festivities. The best part? You can waltz through the  Texas Wild! Wonderland  during regular operating hours for FREE with Zoo... Read More
at Monday, November 15, 2021

Meet the Zoo's newest bundle of joy!

The Fort Worth Zoo is thrilled to announce the newest member of its Asian elephant herd, Brazos.  The Zoo welcomed the calf on Oct. 21, 2021. This birth, a major triumph for this endangered species, is the fourth elephant birth in the Fort Worth Zoo’s 112-year history. The calf was born at 11:35 p.m. on Oct. 21 after a 22-month gestation. He weighs 255 pounds and stands 37 inches tall. Both mother (22-year-old Bluebonnet) and baby are doing well. The initial bonding between an... Read More
at Tuesday, November 9, 2021

We have a secret...

We've been keeping a secret we are excited to share. What could it be? You will have to check back tomorrow and see!  Update: Meet the Zoo's newest bundle of joy! Read More
at Monday, November 8, 2021