City of Lufkin, P.O. Drawer 190
 Lufkin, Texas 75902
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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.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

















 

 

Welcome to

the Ellen Trout Zoo

 

The Zoo is located at 402 Zoo Circle, Lufkin, Texas 75904.

 

 

Operating hours are from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

This includes holidays and weekends. Click here for more Zoo information.


 

 


 

 

2015 Zoo Safari Registration - see button above.

 

Zoo Safari is a fun, exciting summer camp program presented by Ellen Trout Zoo, Lufkin, Texas.

All Classes meet 9:00am – noon.

Registration fee is $65.00 and includes a T-shirt, snacks, and craft supplies.

Click here for a listing of classes.

 

Registration:  For Friends of Ellen Trout Zoo begins at 8:00am on March 2, 2015.

Registration for the General Public begins 9:00am on March 9, 2015

 

*Notice*

If a class is listed as full please contact Whitney or Charlotte at the Zoo

if you wish to be put on a waiting list for that class.

(936)630-0574

 

 

June 8-12     First and Second Graders – Critter Classification  - CLASS IS FULL

                   Fifth and Sixth Graders     -   Zoo Engineers - CLASS IS FULL

                       

June 15-19   First and Second Graders – Critter Classification - CLASS IS FULL

                   Fifth and Sixth Graders     -  Zoo Engineers - CLASS IS FULL

 

June 22-26   First and Second Graders – Critter Classification - CLASS IS FULL

                   Third and Fourth Graders – Wild Detectives - CLASS IS FULL

 

July 6-10      First and Second Graders – Critter Classification

                   Third and Fourth Graders  - Wild Detectives - CLASS IS FULL

 

July 13-17    First and Second Graders – Critter Classification

                   Third and Fourth Graders – Wild Detectives - CLASS IS FULL

 

July 20-24    First and Second Graders – Critter Classification

                   Third and Fourth Graders – Wild Detectives -CLASS IS FULL

 

July 27 – 31  First and Second Graders – Critter Classification

                    Third and Fourth Graders – Wild Detectives - CLASS IS FULL

 

August 3-7    Third and Fourth Graders – Wild Detectives - CLASS IS FULL

                    Fifth and Sixth Graders – Zoo Engineers - CLASS IS FULL

 

August 10-14 Third and Fourth Graders – Wild Detectives  - CLASS IS FULL

                     Fifth and Sixth Graders – Zoo Engineers -CLASS IS FULL

 

 


 

Zoo BrewZoo Presents 2015 Zoo Brew - May 2nd

 

At the 5th annual Zoo Brew, attendees will be able to sample a variety of beers from more than 80 of the finest breweries, be entertained by live music and enjoy complimentary appetizers from local restaurants!

The event will be held

May 2, 2015 from 7-10 pm.

Tickets are $40 for non-members and $30 for Friends of Ellen Trout Zoo members..


Click here for early 2015 Ticket Sales.

 

 


 

 

 

 

Zoo Receives TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

 

June 2, 2014 - The Ellen Trout Zoo received a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor signifying that the Zoo consistently earned outstanding feedback from TripAdvisor travelers. This prestigious award is based on the quality of reviews and opinions the Zoo has earned on TripAdvisor over the past year says Marc Charron, President, TripAdvisor for Business. .

 



 

Online Accounts

 

The Online Account provides accessibility for registrants to update personal information, review registration details, print statements and make payments on existing balances. Click here to manage your online account.

 


 


 

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