HOUSTON ZOO

Wombat and Insectarium


Location: Houston, TX

Owner: Houston Zoo

Structural Engineer: MLA Engineering


The Houston Zoo’s Wombat Exhibit and Insectarium allows visitors a rare opportunity to experience Australian Wombats up close and put them face-to-antennae with a diverse array of amazing and colorful insects including rainbow stag beetles, Peruvian walking sticks, and a goliath tarantula. This new dual exhibit is located at the entry of the children’s zoo, welcoming visitors of all ages.