Zoo Hours & Admission

Giraffe with a Child

Open Daily Year Round ( Except Thanksgiving & Christmas Days)

Current Hours:
Fall/Winter Hours:
August 13, 2018 - April 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
(Last ticket sold at 3:30 pm)

Spring/Summer Hours:
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
April 2019 - August 2019
(Last ticket sold at 4:30 PM)

IN THE EVENT OF INCLEMENT WEATHER Call (940) 668-4539 TO CHECK ON OPENING STATUS.

Admission Rate
Effective 10-1-17

Children (1-12 yrs.).........$5.00
Active Military................$6.00
Seniors (55+)..................$6.00
Adults (13+)....................$7.00

Cash, Visa or Mastercard accepted.
Id required for credit & debit card purchases.

No personal checks or PO's accepted.

Discount available for groups of 75 or more.
Email the Booking Coordinator  or call 940-668-4533
for details.

View a complete schedule of all Zoo Activity Rates (PDF).

Daily Public Feeding Schedules:

The daily feeding schedules are subject to weather permitting. During rain, snow or low temperatures, public feedings will be postponed.

Daily Public Flamingo Feeding:

Children Feeding Flamingos

Flamingo Feeding 10:15 a.m.

$15.00 per person - 5 person maximum

Must be age 6 years or older to participate.
Children 12 & under must be accompanied by adult.

Flamingo Feeding rate is in addition to admission rate.

FLAMINGO FEEDING IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO SEASONAL CHANGES.  WE WILL RESUME LATER IN THE SPRING.

Contact Us:

Mailing Address:
1000 W. California St.
Gainesville, Texas 76240

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Telephone:

Admission/Gift Shop  (940) 668-4539
Program Coordinator (940) 668-4533
Administrative Office  (940) 668-4533