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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
My family and I went to the zoo utilizing the Houston CityPass and it was so worth it. We were able to walk right to the front to enter the zoo and avoid the lines to purchase tickets. The zoo was absolutely spotless. We were...More
After a 1 hour drive in from the suburbs we easily located the Zoo and its vast free car park. There were already several groups of schoolchildren so we were prepared for a noisy visit...this did not happen as the Zoo is big enough to...More
I’ve been to some great zoos (San Diego, London and London). Houston’s Zoo is not quite in the same league, but it is a pretty good zoo. The principal draw back of the Houston zoo is that it is in Houston, and if you’ve ever...More
Fall is th best time to visit the Houston Zoo. It’s cooler outside and can be a more enjoyable experience. If you get the chance to go in Oct you can go for Zoo Boo which is fun. Also Christmas time they have a lights...More
Besides San Diego I think one would be challenged to find a zoo as nice as The Houston Zoo. It’s a great zoo with plenty to do for all ages. Even on the hottest days you can find shade, air conditioned areas, and plenty of...More
Nice place for a short trip, about 3 hours if not with kids. Located amidst serene Hermann park. Has a variety of animals, . A separate large place for elephants, a lone tiger, a lone puma. African animals giraffe , ostrich , zebra,. You may...More
Zoo is beautiful and volunteers are friendly and helpful. Zoo opened at 9:00 on Friday for ZooBoo, But nowhere to get anything to eat or drink until 11:00. Then only 1/2 of the restaurant open. There were plenty of employees in the restaurant but no...More
This is one of the best zoo's I have ever been to absolutely fantastic! There are so many exhibits and animals we spent a good 5 hours here so many cool varieties! The baby elephant was the cutest thing I have ever seen! And absolutely...More
-The Houston Zoo offers reciprocity to members of participating institutions up to a maximum of 2 adults and 3 children. -This list and associated discounts are subject to change without notice. -AZA members (all levels... More
-The Houston Zoo offers reciprocity to members of participating institutions up to a maximum of 2 adults and 3 children. -This list and associated discounts are subject to change without notice. -AZA members (all levels) receive free General Admission -AZADV receive a 50% discount on General Admission Question about reciprocity? Call us at 713-533-6500
I got this from the website. I am a member and have asked questions like that before and this is what the refered me to. Hope this is helpful!
I live in the DFW area and went to the Houston Zoo with family that lives in Houston. I don’t know what FOTAZ is. I wish I could help but I don’t want to tell you something that may not be correct. Sorry!