New COOL Summer Hours!

Summer Hours begin June 1 and continue through September 30 at Reid Park Zoo. The Zoo opens at 8 a.m. and closes at 3 p.m. throughout the summer months. Even cooler: Summer Safari… more ›

Meet Miss Earth Day – Terra, the tamandua!

Reid Park Zoo celebrated an “Earth Day Birthday” Saturday April 22 with the arrival of a baby female tamandua. The baby‘s name is Terra. Terra is a Latin name meaning “the planet earth.” Reid Park Zoo is… more ›

Mother’s Day 2017 at Reid Park Zoo!

LOVE YOUR MOMMA ALL YEAR! Family Memberships begin at $80 Adopt an Elephant at the parent partner level for only $20! Use code ELEMOM Adopt any animal at the keeper’s korner level and… more ›

Working Together to Save a Giant

100 pounds and 5 feet long may not be the measurements you think of when envisioning a giant … but when you’re thinking about armadillos, giant is an accurate description! Reid Park Zoo has… more ›

Zoo saddened by loss of meerkat

The Reid Park Zoo is saddened to share the heartbreaking loss of one of its meerkats. The meerkat passed away in a tunnel collapse over the weekend. Staff and volunteers have been observing… more ›