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There is always a new adventure at the Kansas City Zoo.  Click to read some articles so that you can have the latest scoop on events, renovations or find out more about your friends at the Zoo.


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Kansas City Zoo
November 18, 2015
Bring your flock to see our flock on Thanksgiving weekend.
November 6, 2015
Our animals are getting into the post Halloween fun by crushing, kicking, bouncing and even eating big orange pumpkins!
Kansas City Zoo
October 6, 2015
Tamani, a 9-year old male elephant, has arrived at the Kansas City Zoo. Upon his arrival the females began their trumpeting welcome.
Kansas City Zoo
October 2, 2015
STAMPedeing the way into Elephant Conservation, the Kansas City Zoo is preparing for a bull elephant arrival in October. Tamani, a 9-year old, will join the...
Kansas City Zoo
October 2, 2015
The Kansas City Zoo is decked out for fall, so bring the family for spooky, not scary, fun at Hoots & Howls.