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10808 Rawhide Trail, Austin, TX 78736
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Education Programs

Encounter two new weekly educational experiences with Audrey!

Dates and times for weekly educational experiences are subject to change. Check this area for the latest schedule. For more information, e-mail . Free of charge with regular paid Zoo admission.

  • Storytime : Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11:15 am and 1:15 pm, Audrey, our education specialist, will read books from our gift shop to our wonderful zoo visitors in the Peacock Barn.
  • Toys for Animals : Help Audrey make toys for our animals every Monday at 1:30 pm and Wednesday at 11:30 am! You will learn all about what it takes to make a good “enrichment” for each of our animals.

Have a look at the upcoming special educational events!

  • Stroller Safari will take place every month for children ages 6-24 months. December 16th, 2014 from 10:00 am – 11:00 am will be the last Stroller Safari of the year. Look for more dates next year! For more information, download the informational packet here.
  • Senior Safari Adventure (ages 60+) Come join us for coffee, juice, and pastries plus a leisurely stroll around the Zoo to meet and learn about some of our animals from 9:30 am – 11:00 am. Class limit of 20 participants. A Zookeeper talk will be a part of your experience. For more information, download the informational packet here.

Advanced reservations required for all programs.

Classes are held in our air conditioned Events Pavilion or on the Education Building porch

For additional information, please email

For reservations, please call 512-288-5031.