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August 1, 2014...

Make an Electronics Donation and Save!

Free Admission Monday, September 1, 2014, only!

Bring 5 cell phones (working or not) for donation to Fossil Rim, and you will receive ONE (1) FREE ADMISSION FOR EACH 5 CELL PHONES! Bring 10, get 2 free admissions. Bring 15, get 3 free admissions, etc.

Ask your family, friends and coworkers to donate to Fossil Rim’s Cell Phone Recycling Drive.


The phones and accessories will be completely recycled, resulting in a donation to Fossil Rim at no cost to you!

We need cell phones with or without the batteries/chargers. We accept all cell phones, working or not, no matter how old!

We currently accept:

  • Cell phones with or without accessories/batteries
  • Digital cameras
  • iPods and MP3 players
  • Handheld game systems (Nintendo DS)
  • GPS handheld units
  • Laptops
  • E-readers
  • Portable hard drives

This will be effective Monday, September 1, 2014, only. Bring your cell phones to the Admissions counter to receive your free admission!


May 6, 2013...

AZA’s New Animals Inc. Web Site

Last week the Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) launched, This new web site looks to captures the public’s interest in animals and zoos and aquariums with strong visual content, has a “Find a Zoo or Aquarium” feature, live Twitter feeds, and many member’s web cams. It also directly links to their new Animals Inc. Facebook and Twitter accounts, to further engage the public in AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums and their collective conservation mission. The permanent link to their web site is located on our right bar, just above the social links section.

December 21, 2011...

Fossil Rim in the NY Times

Last Saturday, December 17, Fossil Rim was mentioned in a New York Times travel article. Click here to read the article.


November 1, 2011...

Not Just A Great Animal Park...
A Great Place to Stay, Too!

Glen Rose

The Lodge at Fossil Rim has been identified as "Best of Hotels Glen Rose Texas", by The awards are based on a careful analysis of customer reviews and expert ratings from the web collected from over 5000 different web sites and millions of customer opinions.

Follow this link to see our award listing on!


August 25, 2011...

Help Us Out With A Donation

Did you know Fossil Rim has, at present, two wish lists? One list is for Fossil Rim in general and the other is for our Lodging department. You can view what’s on our lists by clicking here. Please check them out and help by purchasing items on our lists. We, and especially our animals, appreciate your help. You can also check out our Donations page to see other ways to donate.


May 26, 2011...

Help Out Fossil Rim with a Donate Button

donate buttonWant to help Fossil Rim with a "Donate Button" that you can add to your web site? We've made available the Donate Button code that you can copy and embed in your site. You'll find it on our Get Involved page. If you have a web site, please consider adding our Donate Button... the animals will appreciate it... and so will we!