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.

Corporate Meetings

Host your meeting at the Kansas City Zoo and it will be wildly productive.

All rooms equipped with tables and chairs. Includes Zoo admission and complimentary parking.

Available 8:00am–5:00pm.

Email or call 816.595.1209 to make a reservation.


Helzberg Penguin Plaza Classroom


24 – Classroom style

Aquarium Room


20 – Board room style

Deramus Conference Room


40 – Theater style
33 – Classroom style
28 – Board room style

Chimpanzee Classroom


25 – Classroom style
Includes platinum ride package

Deramus Lower Lobby


150 – Banquet style
200 – Theater style
30 – Board room style
Classroom style also available



A/V Equipment

Microphone and speaker – $100
Projector and screen/flat screen TV – $100
Podium – $50
Complete package – $200


Ride Wristbands

Gold Ride Wristbands:
(Train, Tram, Carousel) – $5/person

Platinum Ride Wristbands:
(Train, Tram, Carousel, African sky safari, Boat ride) – $10/person


Zoo Bucks

Sold in $5 increments.

Zoo bucks can be used at all Zoo restaurants and gift shops.


Unique Animal Experiences

Inquire with your Zoo representative for details and availability.


Company "Shout Out"

Receive a company "shout out" at the Wings of Wonder bird show or the Sea Lion Splash show.


Scavenger Hunt

For additional fun, test your Zoo knowledge with a team building scavenger hunt.

Team Building & Leadership Courses

Optional corporate leadership sessions especially designed to enhance team building zoo-style, are available through Lynch Bryan, LLC. Inquire with your Zoo representative for details and fees.