Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

2299 CR 2008
Glen Rose, TX 76043- Map It
(254) 897-2960

AAA Editor Notes

Fossil Rim Wildlife Center is 3 mi. s.w. via US 67, then 1 mi. s. following signs on CR 2008. The 1,800-acre wildlife conservation facility is home to more than 1,100 exotic and endangered animals representing more than 50 species. Along the 7.2-mile, self-guiding Scenic Wildlife Drive are such species as cheetahs, giraffes, rhinoceroses, wildebeests and zebras. The 3-hour Behind-the-Scenes Tour and a 2-hour Guided Tour are among 14 tours offered. The Children's Animal Center is home to goats, birds and reptiles. Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
Sat.-Sun. and holidays $25.95; $22.05 (ages 62+); $19.95 (ages 3-11). Mon.-Fri. $21.95; $18.65 (ages 62+); $15.95 (ages 3-11). Behind-the-Scenes Tour $53.95. Guided Tour $39.95 per person. Under age 7 are not permitted on the Behind-the-Scenes Tour. Tour reservations are required. Prices may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Daily 8:30-4:30, mid-Mar. through Oct. 31; 8:30-3:30, rest of year. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.