Call of the WILD…our BLOG!
Here on our 35 acre Zoo, sponsored by the Junior League, in the Africa section is a true gem, our Eco-Garden! A true example of sustainability here in our borderland. This type of gardening initially started by a humanitarian aid organization in South...read more
The term “Rock Star” has many definitions; one in particular states that a rock star is defined as, “a star or celebrity in any field or profession, or anyone who is highly admired”. The El Paso Zoological Society is home to more than 50 active...read more
The El Paso Zoo is the proud home of an 18 year old California sea lion named L.B. (Little Bit) , who’s goofy and intelligent personality, shines through every sea lion program he participates in. This over 700-pound male sea lion made the El Paso Zoo his...read more
The days are warming up and summer break is here. You know what that means, don’t you? Zoo Camp! If your child loves animals, the great outdoors, or simply has an insatiable curiosity about the natural world, Zoo Camp offers a one of a kind summer adventure!…read more
Who doesn’t love spending a day at the zoo? From imitating the antics of the monkeys to practicing your toothy, lion smile, there’s plenty to see, explore and do. If you’re looking for something new to do at the El Paso Zoo, though, we’ve got great news for you: The recently completed Wildlife Amphitheater is the perfect way to experience majestic animals, as you’ve never seen them before…read more
On Saturday, February the 18th, visitors to downtown El Paso will see things crawling down from a high building, that otherwise shouldn’t belong there. No, it’s not the monkeys from our zoo…it’s actually people from our community, rappelling down the Anson Mills building to raise money for the El Paso Zoological Society. The “Over the Edge” team is partnering with…read more