Kansas City Zoo

Kansas City ZooWith a total of 202 acres, the Kansas City Zoo has over 1300 animals for your viewing pleasure. Ranked as one of the top 10 zoos and also voted number one in the country for African animals and exhibits, this is a stop you don’t want to miss. Located in the historic Swope Park, this local attraction is sure to impress with the exotic animals and extensive exhibits throughout the park.

Enjoy exciting areas that display rarely seen animals such as penguins, lemurs, polar bears and red pandas. The big cats are always a crowd pleaser. You can see cheetahs, tigers, lions and leopards. Don’t miss the chimpanzees or the red kangaroos.

If you are tired of walking, take one of the many forms of transportation located in the zoo. Offering trans, train rides, boat rides and even a sky safari, there is no need to stay on your feet all day. Check out the many feature of the zoo from the comfort of your seat.

Look for the free day coupons offered throughout the summer. This entitles visitors holding a coupon free entry into the zoo. Pack a picnic and make it a full day of fun in this beautiful animal sanctuary. With play areas for the kids and exciting animal encounters, there is fun for all ages.