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Zoo Temporarily Closed

As a precautionary measure against COVID-19, the Kansas City Zoo is temporarily closing beginning Wednesday, March 18More info.

Blue Poison Dart Frog

KC Zoo blue dart frog


The blue poison dart frog is a colorful member of a group of amphibians known for their powerful skin toxins once used by Amazonian natives to tip their arrows for hunting. You can find our poison dart frogs in the Discovery Barn.