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Weekend Traffic

Due to the Great Inflatable Race in Swope Park, the Meyer entrance to the Zoo will be closed on Saturday April 20. Please use the 63rd Street or Elmwood entrance.

Chilean Flamingo

flamingo

About

The Chilean Flamingo is native to the high mountain lakes of South America. These pink birds gain their pigment through the small algae and shrimp they feed on. You can find our flamingoes near the elephants.