San Antonio Zoo offers discount to locals Monday

Monday, Might 23, people can take a look at the zoo for just $8 as portion of PNC Bank Locals Day.

SAN ANTONIO — Bexar County people can acquire advantage of the cooler weather conditions Monday and get outside the house at the San Antonio Zoo for a discounted!

Monday, Could 23, residents can stop by the zoo for just $8 as part of PNC Financial institution Locals Day.

The lower price is extra than half off of the admission cost and is the zoo’s way of exhibiting gratitude toward people of Bexar County.

Before this 7 days, the zoo introduced renovations to its historic bird property. The F.C. Hixon Hen Household at San Antonio Zoo, accomplished in 1966, is receiving a renovation and advancement to the façade highlighting the zoo’s fowl community.

The San Antonio Zoo now has one of the most significant bird communities in the environment. Colonel F.C. Hixon funded the construction of the initial fowl aviary “built-in-the-round” to household tropical birds from all over the earth.  

“The F.C. Hixon Fowl Dwelling is one particular of the most one of a kind avian displays in the nation, both equally in architectural layout and species diversity,” explained Tim Morrow, President & CEO of San Antonio Zoo. “The storied and ongoing help of the Hixon family has built this and a lot of of the amazing issues at our zoo probable – we are really grateful for their assistance.”

The F.C. Hixon Bird Residence redesign joins quite a few the latest zoo advancements, which includes the just lately opened NEOTROPICA realm, Pantera Wander, Kronkosky’s Little Tot Character Location reimagining, a new 4D theater coming this summertime, a before long to come new front entrance and plaza, and a new gorilla habitat.

Tickets for Locals Working day can be acquired from the zoo’s entrance entrance with evidence of Bexar County residency. Click on below for a full list of locals days by means of the year. at?v=pZ4UuUp5Lek