City of Lufkin,    300 E. Shepherd
 Lufkin, Texas 75902         936-634-8881
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Zoo Location

The Zoo is located at 402 Zoo Circle, Lufkin, Texas 75904. On the north Loop 287, exit north on Martin Luther King and turn left immediately onto Zoo Circle. Parking is available along the street or the parking lots in Ellen Trout Park. Buses are requested to park in the Expo Center parking lot.  Call 936-633-0399 for more information.  Click here for a map.

Zoo News

The 2009 Zoo Boo was a great success.  Hundreds of children and their parents toured the zoo in colorful costumes.  There was lots to see and do and many volunteers were dressed for the occasion.  Zoo Boo is an annual event.  Be sure and join us next year.  Click here for a slide show.

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