Kansas City Zoo

Kansas City Zoo & Aquarium    

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Kansas City Zoo & Aquarium is home to more than 10,000 animals and is over 200 acres. A world-class Zoo with animals from around the globe, including penguins, polar bears, elephants, tigers …
Kansas City Zoo & Aquarium is home to more than 10,000 animals and is over 200 acres. A world-class Zoo with animals from around the globe, including penguins, polar bears, elephants, tigers and more!

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Jun 9, 2024
Really enjoyed this zoo, it’s very large so be ready to walk a LOT. If you have any kind of mobility issues I really would suggest renting a scooter. One of the members of our group was struggling an… Full review by Sarah W
Jun 4, 2024
I enjoy going to this zoo whenever I visit Kansas City and I make it a point to go. There are many animals to view and a good diversity of them as well. What I enjoy at this zoo is the tram ride wh… Full review by ercw
May 30, 2024
Very clean & informative zoo. They really seem to take great care of their animals that wouldn't be able to survive in the wild. The hands on Educational benefits are great! Full review by GoPlaces17803051907

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Date founded:1909

Questions & answers

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Can I reenter same day?
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You can re-enter the Zoo, you'll just need to stop by guest relations on the way out to get a stamp!
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Answer by Ellie M · Jul 30, 2023
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What can I do with a class of students if it is raining?
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Thank you for your question! There are many indoor habitats to view when there is inclement weather like the penguins, Tropics building, sting rays, Discovery Barn and more!
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Answer by Ellie M · Jul 30, 2023
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what can we do if it is raining?
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Thank you for your question! There are many indoor habitats to view when there is inclement weather like the penguins, Tropics building, sting rays, Discovery Barn and more!
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Answer by Ellie M · Jan 11, 2023
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Caring for animals looks like a lot of fun. Is it?
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People often have the image of an animal care specialist only holding and cuddling an adorable baby, such as a penguin or cheetah. But there is much more to...
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