Meet the newest animals at the Kansas City Zoo!
On June 2, 2017 the Zoo will close early at 2 p.m. in preparation for Jazzoo the Zoo's largest fundraiser. Only Africa will be open from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Helzberg Penguin Plaza will be open from 8:00 a.m. to noon. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
If you’ve been stuck in a giraffic jam on Southwest Trafficway, you may have seen the brand new Kansas City Zoo billboard.
Due to the inclement weather, for the safety of our staff and guests, the Zoo will be closing at 2 p.m. today December 17, 2016.
With no snow in the forecast, we are making our own at the Zoo this weekend! On Saturday, August 20 and Sunday, August 21, join us for SnowZoo from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Our animals will be cooling off with icy treats. Join in the snowy fun this weekend.