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The Houston Zoo provides a fun, unique, and inspirational experience fostering appreciation, knowledge, and care for the natural world. Essentially a small city encompassing a world of ecosystems and experiences, the Houston Zoo is made up of many...more
Especially the snakes. The African green mamba is exquisite. There is nothing like the green and the black mamba, they will stare into your eye and catch your soul from behind the glass. It is an awesome experience staring into the eyes of the nature’s...More
Even though it was *super* hot, we enjoyed our visit. We walked through the dinosaur exhibit - which would have been more enjoyable if we had kids that were super into dinosaurs. As adults, we were more interested in all of the animals available to...More
It has been a long time since I went to this zoo. We got to hear a keepers talk about the Rhinos that was very interesting. The Elephant exhibit was really cool. The motorized scooter that we rented really helped make my visit better since...More
My family of 4 including two children aged 3 and 1 loved the Houston Zoo. It was small enough to walk rather quickly yet large enough to have beautiful vegetation and unique animals I've never seen before at other zoos. Had great food at the...More
As a native Houstonian, I may be biased, but I LOVE our zoo. Not just normal family zoo trips, but the Houston zoo also has a ton of Adult only events. You should definitely check the zoos schedule if you're traveling this way.