Meet the Animals | Kids Out and About Houston

Meet the Animals

Nature Discovery Center Naturalists offer weekend Meet the Animals sessions aimed to give you a more in depth introduction to our animals. Come learn about their behavior and ecology as well as the characteristics that make them unique in an interactive program with both live animals and natural history specimens.

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email so we can update it immediately. If you have a question about the activity itself, please contact the organization administrator listed below.

Day, Date & Time: Select Saturdays at 2pm

  • 1/07 – Feathered Friends (Note: Special time – 4pm)
  • 3/18 – Awesome Amphibians
  • 5/13 – Insects are Interesting

Program Location: Meet behind the Center at the Pavilions

Age Restrictions: This program is intended for families. This is not a drop off program. All children must be registered and must be accompanied by registered adults. 

Cost: $5/person whether a kid or an adult

Registration: Advance registration is required. This is not a drop off program. All children must be registered and accompanied by a registered adult.


Program Size Limit: 20 people

Note: This program is subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.  

For cancellation, refund and other program policies, please read our FAQ for Classes and Camps.

To find out which animal species are found in the park, visit our Nature Park page and scroll to the bottom.

Learn more about our Discovery Room and Critter Corner animals on our Our Animals Page.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


7112 Newcastle
Bellaire, TX, 77401
United States


Contact name: 
Eric Duran
2:00 PM
$5/person whether a kid or an adult


All Ages Adults & kids together