TXU Energy Presents Dragons
Saturday, Mar. 7, 2020 – Monday, Sep. 7, 2020
Come face to face with massive, mythical creatures - only at the Houston Zoo.
March 7 - September 7, 2020
Your imagination comes to life at TXU Energy presents Dragons at the Houston Zoo!
Guests of all ages are invited to experience the thrill of seeing these mythical beasts move, roar, and even breathe smoke. Explore the enchanted forest filled with magical animatronic creatures like the towering East Asian dragon, the serpent-like Basilisk, the medieval Western Dragon, and many more!
March 7 – September 7
Come face to face with massive, legendary creatures – the first exhibit of its kind in the U.S. – only at the Houston Zoo.
SAVE with a Value Pass! This all-day access pass includes unlimited walks through TXU Energy presents Dragons, general Zoo admission, a souvenir conservation bracelet, and unlimited Wildlife Carousel rides.
Adult Value Pass: $27.95
Child Value Pass: $24.95
Dragons Add-On Pass
Zoo Members: $5.95
Includes single-day admission to Dragons and unlimited Wildlife Carousel rides. General Zoo admission is already FREE with your membership!
Please note, tickets for TXU Energy Presents Dragons are only valid for March 7, 2020 through September 7, 2020.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Daylight Savings Time, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm (last admission 6pm)
Central Standard Time, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (last admission 5pm)
Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day, All hours subject to change - See website for more details
Zoo Lights Times: Daytime 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Zoo Lights: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
- Adults 12-64: $19.95 Children 2-11: $15.95 Seniors 65+: $14.95 Children 1 and under are free. | The Houston Zoo offers free admission to guests on the first Tuesday of each month September through May from 12:00 p.m. until closing. Does not apply to June, July and August.
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Paid Parking
- The Houston Zoo does not have its own parking lot; free parking is available in Hermann Park. Please note, parking is limited so consider arriving early or using public transportation.
Special Offers / Dining
Wherever you are in the Houston Zoo, you’re never far away from a snack. Cafes, carts and kiosks are located throughout the Zoo and feature items such as burgers, salads, hot dogs, soft pretzels, popcorn, fresh fruit, beverages and more.
Our chefs are constantly working to provide Zoo guests with exciting new options for refreshments. The latest addition includes themed food trucks with a variety of savory and sweet options. Visit the Masakan truck located near our jaguar habitat for Asian inspired cuisine, and our BBQ Americana trailer for smoked meats and classic sides.
The perfect place to grab a quick bite as you enter the Zoo, Macaw Café offers a seasonal rotation of market salads and wraps, sandwiches, hamburgers, hot dogs, pizza, fries, and a variety of treats such as parfaits, cookies, trail mix, and fresh fruit.
Herzstein Trading Post
Feeling the need for a sweet treat? Here’s your place. Located at the entrance of African Forest, the Trading Post offers Dole Whips as well as a variety of other snacks and treats, including cookies, large pretzels, and popcorn. You’ll also find beverages like soda, juice and Saint Arnold beer.
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