• May 9, 2021

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El Paso Zoo Raising Orangutan Awareness with M.O.M. Event on

The El Paso Zoo is inviting the public to participate in the international Missing Orangutan Mothers (M.O.M) campaign that brings attention to the plight of orangutans in the world. “Orangutans are losing their habitat and way of life and we need to be their voice to bring about their preservation thru awareness and action. Orangutan mothers have […]Read More

El Paso Zoo Earns Prestigious AZA Accreditation

The Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) announced that the El Paso Zoo (EPZ) has been granted accreditation by AZA’s independent Accreditation Commission. “AZA accreditation signifies that the El Paso Zoo is committed to meeting the very highest standards in the zoological profession,” said AZA President and CEO Dan Ashe. “It means that the El […]Read More

El Paso Zoo hosts Final “After Howlers” of the Summer

The El Paso Zoo invites the public to the final extended-hours event of the summer, After Howlers, from 3 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 19. For this After Howlers event, the Zoo will feature a Zoo-per Heroes theme and encourages all guests to dress as their favorite superhero or movie character. The event […]Read More

El Paso Zoo to Celebrate Reptiles at Reptilia Event this

The El Paso Zoo will celebrate all things scaly, slimy, and slithery with the annual Reptilia event. It’s a great opportunity to celebrate wildlife and enjoy time with friends and family. Guests will be able to get up close and personal with some of the Zoo’s snakes and lizards. Even the Zoo’s non-reptile animals will […]Read More

El Paso Zoo breaks ground on new Wildlife Amphitheater

A flighted bird show will soon be coming to the El Paso Zoo, thanks to a new amphitheater.  Wednesday morning, the El Paso Zoo began construction on a wildlife amphitheater, which will host this new attraction with new animals. Mayor Oscar Leeser was joined by community members and Zoo officials to officially break ground on the […]Read More