Kansas City Zoo

6800 Zoo Dr.
Kansas City, MO 64132- Map It
(816) 595-1234

AAA Editor Notes

Kansas City Zoo is in Swope Park at 6800 Zoo Dr. This 202-acre zoo exhibits animals in the Tropics, an indoor rain forest; Australian Outback; Penguin Plaza; Asian Tiger Trail; Discovery Barn; and a 95-acre African Plains exhibit with a 4-acre chimp area, overlooked by the African Sky Safari gondola ride. An endangered species carousel, train, tram, paddleboat and camel rides are available seasonally for an additional fee. Time: Allow a full day.
$13.50; $12.50 (ages 55+); $10.50 (ages 3-11).
Hours: Daily 9:30-4. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.