Learn, Play, and
that Last a Lifetime
The mission of Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary is to assist animals in need through rescue, rehabilitation and education. At our rescue and sanctuary zoo, children and adults alike can appreciate our Hill Country setting and enjoy a close-up experience with our rescued animals. Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary is a private, non-profit zoo, with over 350 animals across a hundred different species. Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary is a forever home for our rescued animals. Come visit us!
Fun Summer Workshops
Looking for something fun and educational to do this summer? Come join us at the zoo! Click here to find out more!
Meet the Black Bears
We realize not all of our friends can travel to the Zoo to meet our three North American Black Bear cubs whom we rescued in February of this year. For everyone who has or has wanted to see the cubs, this video will give you a glimpse into their world since joining our Zoo family. Korben, Tilly and Ruby. Enjoy!
Boo at the Zoo is here!
Advance tickets are on sale for Boo at the Zoo! Call our Gift Shop at 512-288-1490 between 9:30am and 5:00pm to purchase yours!
We are open Labor Day, Monday, September 1 Regular Hours!
Austin Zoo friends, we need your help! We’re offering a $5,000 dollar reward for information that will lead to the arrest of the person or persons that broke into our offices and stole cash and valuable equipment valued in excess of $25,000. Please contact us at 512 288 1490 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any information. Thanks for the tremendous support!
Howry Breen & Herman Donation Match
UPDATE: With one day to go, we have received 106% of our goal of raising $10,000 this month to be matched by the partners of Howry Breen & Herman LLP! Thank you to everyone who helped us! Howry Breen & Herman invites you to support their fundraising efforts for the Austin Zoo by participating in their donation matching program. To participate simply click here to make a donation or mail a check with "HBH" in the memo line to P.O. Box 91808, Austin, TX 78709. Howry Breen & Herman will match all donations made by August 31, 2014 totaling up to $10,000. Click the flyer for more info!
Safari Greg Weekend Shows
Safari Greg will be performing his educational shows every Saturday and Sunday in the air-conditioned Events Pavilion. For show times call the Gift Shop at 512 288 1490 Tickets are available in the Gift Shop. $4 ages 12 and up; $2 ages 2 - 12; under 2 free of charge. Ticket prices are in addition to regular Zoo admission. Seating is limited!