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Zoo Train Temporarily Closed

The Zoo Train will be closed beginning on November 26th until mid-December while routine maintenance is performed on the tracks.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

Your support makes the zoo possible


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Giving to the Kansas City Zoo

As a non-profit organization, the Zoo depends on the generosity of individuals in our community to feed and care for our more than 1,700 animals.  Thank you for supporting the Kansas City Zoo!

Donation Opportunities

General Donations

The Kansas City Zoo needs you so that we can continue to make a real difference for the natural world. You have the opportunity to permanently change the future of the world for you, your children and grandchildren.

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Adopt a Wild Child

Animal adoptions are a unique, fun way to help us feed and care for our more than 1,100 animals. For less than a dollar a day, you can help add to our naturalistic habitats, purchase toys for animal enrichment, and provide hundreds of pounds of food each day.

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Corporate Sponsorship

The success of the Kansas City Zoo depends in large part on the active participation of the corporate community. We need your leadership, your involvement and your investment in the Zoo. In turn, the Zoo can provide you with remarkable opportunities for publicity and promotion, sales and sampling, and hospitality.

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The Zoo Gives Back: Ticket Donations

The Kansas City Zoo provides thousands of free tickets each year to deserving charitable organizations in and around the Greater Kansas City area.

Request ticket donations

Amazon Smile

Use AmazonSmile to donate 0.5% of all your Amazon purcases to the Kansas City Zoo! Click the link provided to turn on AmazonSmile for your account in one simple step.

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