Fort Worth Zoo

1989 Colonial Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 76110 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Fort Worth Zoo

The Fort Worth Zoo in Texas invites couples to go wild on their wedding day. This unique location has multiple charming spaces to accommodate 75-1,000 guests. Event spaces include The Reserve at the African Savanna (a large permanent tent and landscaped deck), the Portraits of the Wild Art Gallery and a rustic Texas Town with indoor event space. The zoo is located ten minutes from downtown Fort Worth.

Facilities and Capacity

The Reserve can accommodate up to 1,000 guests for wedding receptions. The newest event space looks out over the stunning African Savanna where giraffe, antelope and African birds roam. A paved floor under the tent ensures no shoes will sink into the grass and there is plenty of room for dancing. The Portraits of the Wild Art Gallery is a room in the round that houses a world- renowned collection of wildlife art. This elegant venue is available for groups of 75 – 150. Located deep in the heart of the turn of the century Texas Town is the Bluebonnet Café and deck where up to 400 guests can spend an evening under a beautiful Texas sunset. From boots to black tie, this incredible exhibit is perfect for any Texas themed wedding or reception.

Services Offered

Couples can host wedding ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners or engagement parties at the Fort Worth Zoo. Live animal encounters and any number of fun add- ons are available for weddings. Tables, chairs and linens are available for events or can be rented to fit any theme or color palette. Lighting and sound service packages are also available to rent. The professional staff at the zoo helps with planning prior to your big day and are also available on the day of the wedding to assist with last minute details.

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5 Reviews for Fort Worth Zoo

Recommended by 96% of couples


4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 4.7
  • Value 4.3
  • Average response time 4.9
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    Louise · Married on 06/23/2012

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
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    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    We had both our ceremony and reception at the Fort Worth Zoo. The ceremony was held on the deck outside of the Portraits of the Wild Art Gallery and it was beautiful! The reception was inside the gallery. We had the Wild Wonders Animal Presentation, where the WW staff brought around 4 animals to each table during the reception. We got to pose with the animals and all our guests thought it was so cool and unique to have animals at our wedding. The Zoo catered the food and we got so many compliments on it! The staff was wonderful and they made sure everything ran smoothly. I loved this venue because it was beautiful and unique.

    Sent on 07/11/2012
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    Pam · Married on 09/09/2016

    4.8
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      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      4.5
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
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      5.0

    We held our rehearsal dinner in the Portrait of the Wild Art Gallery. Jordan and Emily were my contacts and they were incredibly helpful. There was not one glitch in our evening thanks to them. The food was amazing and the venue was incredible. All of our guests had a wonderful time and loved the uniqueness of the location. I have recommended this location to several friends.

    Sent on 01/16/2017

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Fort Worth Zoo FAQ

  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, Linens, Parking, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? 75
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 4
  • Describe your venue: Park, Zoo
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer? Bar Services, Catering Services, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Liability Insurance, Lighting / Sound
  • What event items are available? Audio Equipment, Chairs, Dance Floor, Photo booth, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Valet

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  • 1989 Colonial Pkwy Fort Worth, Texas, 76110 See on map
    817-952-6923 (Phone number)

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