The Kansas City Zoo is an award winning non-profit zoo offering wonderful exhibits and attractions. The Zoo is conveniently located in historic Swope Park and sprawls over 200 acres showcasing more than 1,000 animals from around the globe. Featured as one of the top 60 Zoos in the United States boasting the best African, Kangaroo and Chimp Exhibits, the Kansas City Zoo is full of fun for all ages. Visit the Polar Bear Passage, awe at an animal demonstration, or enjoy the playful penguins — your wildlife adventure is around every corner. The Zoo is operated in partnership with KC Parks. It is open year round, so plan your visit today!