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10808 Rawhide Trail, Austin, TX 78736
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Free Parking! Ride the Train!

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

Parking at the Austin Zoo is always free. When you come out, for only $2.50 give our train the Rawhide Rocket a ride. Spring is here at the Austin Zoo! Children under two ride the train for free.

Discovery Center Renovation Complete

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Our Discovery Center where our reptiles and amphibians live is now open after renovation. Come out and see the improvements!

Parking, Strollers & Wheelchair

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Concerned about the cost of parking when you plan your visit to our Zoo? Parking is always free to our guests.

Forget your stroller? No need to worry, we have strollers available for our guests free of charge on a first come, first served basis.

Do you need a wheelchair for a family member? We have one wheelchair available for  guests. Please call in advance to reserve, 512-288-1490 and our Gift Shop staff members will be happy to assist you.

New Tiger Exhibit Open to the Public!!

Saturday, September 8th, 2012

Come visit Caeser and Kila, our two new tigers, housed next to the leopard enclosure. When they first arrived, they were uneasy and not ready to be around lots of people, but now they are socialized and ready to say hello to you and your family!  Come say hi!

Whole Foods Market Community Giving Day

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

We were chosen as one of five non-profits in the Austin area to be a Whole Foods Market Community Giving Day recipient!  Austin Zoo and Animal Sanctuary received 1% of the net sales for June 21.   We would like to say to Whole Foods and all their customers, thank you so much!