HOURS & UPCOMING EVENTS
Check out our calendar for hours, special events, and closures.
Scroll down for more information about each type of event, and to purchase tickets!
We are open to the public weekends from 10am-2pm Last admission is at 1:30pm.
Bring the whole family out to explore our zoo, meet amazing animals from around the world, and even take your picture with a python or pony!
Move at your on pace as you feed tortoises, play with our friendly petting zoo pals, and check out the inhabitants of our Reptile House!
Reptile Shows will be happening throughout the day, as well as other special encounters!
Tickets must be purchased for all guests over the age of 12 months.
Tickets are $8 per person when purchased online, and $10 at the door.
Feed cups can be purchased in the gift shop if you wish to feed our hungry tortoise herd, petting zoo pals, and aviary friends!
During Toddler Time, the zoo is open is from 10am-2pm to children 5 & under and their families. The 1st and 3rd Friday of every month, September-November and February-May.
Admission is $7 for anyone over 12 months. Tickets must be purchased in advance, and there are a limited number available.
Produce for our tortoises & petting zoo will be available for purchase, as well as drinks & snacks.
if your little ones aren't quite ready for school, you can still bring them to The Learning Zoo and let them discover nature at their own pace!
Toddler Time is designed to allow children 5 and under to explore, discover, and engage with animals from around the world.
We have unique activities and stations designed to engage all of their senses. Feel fur, feather, bone, and more at the Texture Table.
Visit our Petting Zoo, Tortoise Feeding Yard, Reptile House, and more! Be sure to catch one of our Animal Encounters, where you can meet a snake or lizard up close and get a picture with them!
We are hosting Toddler Time on these upcoming dates in 2024:
Friday, March 1
Friday, March 22nd
Friday, April 5th
Friday, April 19th
Friday. May 3rd
Friday, May 17th
2nd Friday of every month- September- November and February-May. On "HOMESCHOOL DAYS," The Learning Zoo closes its gates to the public and allows homeschoolers from all over the Houston area to bond over their love for animals and nature. Each of our Homeschool Days has a theme (Snakes, Lizards, Petting Zoo Animals, Birds & Insects) and special activities geared towards ages 6-12.
Friday, March 8, 10AM-2PM
Friday, April 12, 10AM-2PM
Friday, May 10, 12AM-2PM