Dallas Zoo is a 106-acre zoo located 3 miles south of downtown Dallas, Texas in Marsalis Park. Established in 1888, it is the oldest and largest zoological park in Texas and is managed by the non-profit Dallas Zoological Society. Zoo has a wide range of animals which attracts visitors on a daily basis. It can be easily accessed by a Dart and personal vehicle. Attractions include safari Monorail, Mini Train, etc. Very well maintained and organized system which eases visitors. Wild cats, tortoise, elephant, birds, Giraffe, Lion, Monkey, Hippo exhibit, African exhibit, children play area are few attractions to name.
How to Reach: 650 South R.L. Thornton Freeway (I-35E), Dallas, TX 75203
Nearby Places: Dallas Aquarium, Arboretum, John F Kennedy Memorial Plaza, Reunion Tower
Permission: Yes, $17 for adults
Time Required: 3-4hrs
Parking: Available at the entrance
Restaurant: Available inside the Zoo