Meet the Animals

The Nature Discovery Center is home to a variety of critters that you can get to know in our Discovery Rooms and in the enclosures of our outdoor Critter Classroom. The Center also offers occasional Meet the Animal programs with our Naturalists on weekends. Stop by for a visit and learn about our animal residents!

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What: Nature Discovery Center Naturalists offer weekend Meet the Animals sessions aimed to give you a more in depth introduction to our animals. Come learn about their behavior and ecology as well as the characteristics that make them unique in an interactive program with both live animals and natural history specimens.

April 19 at 2 pm – Reptile Rendezvous

Cost: $10 / family

No reservations required. This is a drop-in program. Cash, check or credit card accepted upon entry.

First come, first served. Maximum room capacity is 50 people.

As a courtesy, please call us at 713.667.6550 of you plan to come with a group of 6 or more.

To find out which animal species are found in the park, visit our Nature Park page and scroll to the bottom.

Learn more about our Discovery Room and Critter Corner animals on our Our Animals Page.