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Africa Pathway Closed

The pedestrian pathway to Africa is currently closed due to construction on our elephant exhibit. Africa will only be accessible by tram, which is free to all guests during this time. Thank you for your patience while we improve your Zoo.

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.