Welcome to ETZ Education Page

Check out the blue buttons at the bottom of the page for information on our events & education programs!

Experience the Zoo like never before!

Join the zoo's education staff for paid experiences on Saturdays this fall.
 Each experience is $30 per group, for up to 6 participants.
Paid experiences are suitable for ages 3 and above (with the exception of the Tortoise Feeding Lab; participants must be at least 8 years old)
Zoo admission is not included in the paid experience price.
Participants must pay zoo admission or use their FOETZ membership when arriving at the zoo.
Guests will meet the Education staff at the zoo entrance and pay for their experience when they meet with the Education Staff.
***Check back in Fall 2024 for Family Experiences!***
Venomous Snakes of East Texas information brochure:
The PDF brochure is available in both 
English and Spanish.  
The brochure was written by Gordon Henley, Zoo Director, and is illustrated with photographs by 
Celia Falzone, General Curator.  J. Colin Crawford, Education Assistant provided editorial assistance.