This site doesn't support your browser.

Improve your experience by upgrading to a newer version of one of the following browsers.

You have disabled web scripts.

This website requires scripts to work correctly. Please enable scripts and reload the page.

You have disabled cookies.

This website requires cookies to work correctly. Please enable cookies and reload the page.

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.




Hailing from the forested regions of Africa, chimpanzees are estimated to share 98 percent of our DNA. Chimpanzees are known for their complex social structure and behaviors. You can observe our troupe of 13 in their three acre, forested exhibit in the Africa section of the Zoo near the Sky Safari.