Kansas City Zoo

Exotic experiences await. Visits to Polar Bear Passage, Helzberg Penguin Plaza, Stingray Bay and other incredible exhibits always amaze at one of KC’s favorite institutions.


  • With more than 1,700 creatures in all, every visit is a unique exploration of nature and the world around us.
  • New at the Zoo in 2019 are a camel feeding station and a revamped tree kangaroo exhibit, both up-close-and-personal experiences for animal lovers of any age.
  • The Zoo has you covered every season of the year with essential events like Royals Weekend, Wine Walk for Wildlife, Boo at the Zoo and Santa Dives, among many others.