About Amarillo Zoo

THE AMARILLO ZOO'S MISSION

“The Amarillo Zoo is committed to the conservation of wildlife and the natural world through excellent animal care, education and community engagement.” 

 Since 1955, the Amarillo Zoo has shared the wonders of the animal world with kids of all ages. We strive to be the premiere place in the Texas panhandle for wildlife education and family entertainment. Community connection, high quality animal care, and engaging programming are the pillars of our vision.

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Come visit us!

The Amarillo Zoo is located in Thompson Park. Take Hwy 287 North off of I-40, take the N. 24th Ave. exit and go West, turn right into Thompson Park and follow the signs to the Zoo parking lot.

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