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Texas Reptile Zoo

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This place doesn’t look like much. You can tell that all the habitats are made by the owner. But... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Scott P
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Best reptile zoo ever!

My wife and I arrived on the first day of the season and we were skeptical looking from the... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
Danny G
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Come see reptiles from around the World. From snakes to lizards to dragons to crocs... The TRZ is located in Central Texas and is an exhibit, education and behavioral research facility where patrons can view and learn about varied species of...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Fm20, Less than 1 mile South from HWY 71, Bastrop, TX 78602
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place doesn’t look like much. You can tell that all the habitats are made by the owner. But let me tell you. This is the coolest “zoo” trip we’ve been on. The owner hangs out outside and will tell you about the animals. Also,...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I arrived on the first day of the season and we were skeptical looking from the outside, but thank goodness we decided to go in! The Texas reptile zoo boasts an extraordinary number of snakes, tortoises, crocodiles, and lizards from all over...More

1  Thank Danny G
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We went on a hot Friday afternoon and had the place practically to ourselves. The owner gave us a private tour, and we got to watch the tortoise and crocodile feedings. He is very friendly and knowledgeable, and willing to answer all manner of questions....More

2  Thank Gaelharp
Reviewed July 22, 2017

What a great experience! I have never submitted a review before but I really was impressed with our experience. Our teenage nephew loves reptiles and we thought it would be worth checking out. It was well worth our time. It is clear that Tim and...More

2  Thank Tricia_L_D
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

This place was amazing, affordable and the owners were fantastic. Everyone in our family truly enjoyed themselves which is priceless.

1  Thank Jeremy-Carley P
Reviewed May 8, 2017

My son had his 7th birthday party at the Texas Reptile Zoo! It was an amazing experience. I had not heard about them until I started researching reptile houses in the Austin area. My son is crazy about lizards and dragons. On our first visit,...More

2  Thank Thea E
Reviewed May 2, 2017

While waiting for an event we were attending that evening, my daughter & I were looking for something to entertain my 6 year old grandson. We came across this on the internet search for things to do in Bastrop. This family owned business has renovatedwhat...More

2  Thank Peggy C
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

We loved it ! Such cool animals and stories to go with them! Great time! Definitely bringing the whole family for a long weekend !

1  Thank Hartley M
Reviewed March 15, 2017

The Texas Reptile Zoo is a hidden gem in Bastrop! The facility is family owned and operated. The owners are very friendly, informative and engaged with their guests. I was especially impressed by the high level of animal activity in each exhibit!! (There were not...More

2  Thank TexasCFritz
Reviewed October 30, 2016

Definitely worth the price! I was surprised by the large number and variety of snakes, monitors, tortoises, turtles, iguanas, and more. From all over the world! Each one has a story and the habitats are interesting. This hands down beats the reptile area of most...More

2  Thank Kristine M
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