Zilker Metropolitan Park is considered "Austin's most-loved park." This 351-acre metropolitan park is home to a variety of recreation opportunities, facilities and special events for individuals and families.

Park Features Overview

Park Amenities Google Map

Parking and Transportation Options Map

  • Plan your trip to the park!  The park system first and foremost suggests public transit and biking options.  All parking is first-come first-served. 
  • Use Cap Metro's Trip Planner feature!
  • During special events, traffic patterns typically change, or pre-credentialing may be required.  Check each event website for details.

Contracted and Permitted Services/Amenities at the Park

Signature Park Events

Resources and Information

Zilker Park History (PDF)

Click on the image to enlarge it or download the map (PDF)

Zilker Metropolitan Park Map

Reporting Issues

In general, all parks are open for public use each day from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. unless otherwise posted. At times, access is limited or affected by events or maintenance issues. To report any park non-emergency issue, call 3-1-1. Visit the 3-1-1 website to submit a maintenance concern online. Call 9-1-1 for all park emergencies.

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