Finnup Park and Lee Richardson Zoo

312 Finnup Dr.
Garden City, KS 67846- Map It
Phone: (620) 276-1250

AAA Editor Notes

Finnup Park and Lee Richardson Zoo is s. on Bus. Rte. 83 (S. Main St.). The zoo features more than 100 species of animals from around the world, including bears, birds, big cats, giraffes, otters, primates and rhinos. Local heritage is preserved at the Finney County Historical Museum. Recreational facilities include a 2.6-million-gallon swimming pool with three slides, horseshoe pits, picnic sites, basketball courts, a futsal court and playgrounds. Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
Zoo walk-through free. Zoo drive-through $10. Museum by donation.
Hours: Zoo daily 8-6, Apr. 1-Labor Day; 8-4, day after Labor Day-Oct. 31; 10-4, rest of year. Zoo closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving, Christmas and during special events. Museum Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5, Memorial Day-Aug. 31; daily 1-5, rest of year. Museum closed major holidays. Pool daily 1-6 (also Fri.-Sun. and holidays 6-7 p.m.), Memorial Day to mid-Aug. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.