500 E Ringgold St
Brownsville, TX 78520
Knowledgeable docents are conducting walking tours around the Zoo, upon request. Docents not only provide a tour of the facility but they also tell a range of stories from the history of the zoo to animal anecdotes. The tour can be customized to the participant’s level of interest, mobility and time available. Walking tours are free with regular admission or Zoo membership. To schedule a tour, call the Education Departmentat (956) 546-7187 or e-mail educ@gpz. or at least a week in advance.