The El Paso Zoo will be open Monday, Memorial Day, May 27, 2024 from 9:00am – 3:00pm.
Enjoy celebrating and appreciating the sacrifice of our Armed Forces with your friends and families!


Dine & Shop

Passport Cafe


Enjoy gourmet salads, deli sandwiches, pizza, hand-battered chicken strips, burgers, assorted snacks and refreshing beverages.

Beastro Kiosk

Cool down with assorted beverages, Icee, or Dippin' Dots ice cream. Grab a snack to enjoy while you tour the zoo. We also offer retail items such as Splash Pad necessities and Chihuahuan Desert signature gear.

Seasonal location, menu items and hours may vary.

Grasslands Cafe


Step in to a taste of El Paso in the Grasslands Café. We offer burgers, hot dogs, and meals for the kids. Looking to cool down? We also have fountain drinks and Icees!

Wednesday thru Friday 8:00 am – 1:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

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Safari Outfitters Gift Shop

Open Zoo Hours

We offer items such as hats, shirts, toys, stuffed animals, books, sunscreen, cameras and educational items. We have a huge selection of items to choose from to satisfy all ages, even if you're just a kid at heart. We also offer discounts for Zoological society members. Please inquire within.