Kansas City Zoo

6800 Zoo Dr.
Kansas City, MO 64132- Map It
Phone: (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; Australian Outback; Penguin Plaza; Asian Tiger Trail; Discovery Barn; a 3-acre chimp exhibit; and a 95-acre African Plains exhibit, overlooked by the African Sky Safari gondola ride. An endangered species carousel and train, tram and boat rides are offered seasonally for an additional fee.
$14.50; $13.50 (ages 55+); $11.50 (ages 3-11). Admission for Jackson and Clay County residents with ID $7; $6.50 (ages 55+); $6 (ages 3-11).
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8-4, Sat.-Sun. 8-5, Memorial Day-Labor Day; daily 9:30-4, Nov.-Feb.; Mon.-Fri. 9:30-4; Sat.-Sun. 9:30-5, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow a full day.