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Welcome to the crocodile capital of Texas


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Welcome to Crocodile Encounter
The Crocodile capital of Texas!
 You have found us! One of Houston's best kept secrets offer you and your family a great way to experience nature up close and personal. Visit our zoo or experience one of our traveling educational animal shows and enter a world you never knew existed!
Now scheduling field trips and assemblies for the 2015-2016 school year 


Tour times
General Public (No reservation required just arrive by tour time)


Saturday 11/21  11am tour only
Thanksgiving week 
 11/22- 11/29 Tours daily at 11am & 1pm (Closed Thanksgiving day)
Click here to plan your visit
Educational Groups(Schools, Daycares, Scouts, etc) 
Please call or email to reserve your group date and time 
General Tour Admission Rates 
Adults $12.50. Children 3-11 $9.00
Children 2 and under are free




 Visit the Houston area's favorite nature center and experience the nation's largest group of Nile crocodiles up close and personal.



Feed the giant tortoises. Touch a snake. Watch the power of Africa's top predator- the Nile crocodile all in one location.


Use the links to the side of this page to get more detailed information on Houston area and Texas area and wildlife events. There you will find pertinent information in regards to our reptile birthday parties, school assemblies, and other educational services we offer to those who want to learn about the natural world. Read our FAQ for basic background information. And by all means if you have an oppurtunity to come see the big crocs TAKE IT! You will never forget it.

We love crocodiles and think you should too!