Discover the Untamed Beauty of Tropical America

Tropical America is a true paradise on earth, boasting an incredibly diverse range of plant and animal life. Tropical America represents a region that includes all but the northernmost part of Mexico, all of Central America, and the northern two-thirds of South America. With almost half of all known species on the planet residing in this region, it’s a must-visit destination for anyone who loves nature. At the Gladys Porter Zoo’s Tropical America exhibit, visitors can immerse themselves in this lush paradise and witness some of the most unique and rare animals from the tropics. From Macaw Canyon to Orinoco crocodiles, the exhibit offers an unforgettable experience that will leave you in awe of the natural world. Come and discover the wonders of Tropical America at the Gladys Porter Zoo today!