9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. weekdays; 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekends. Early morning opening of 8 a.m. begins on Saturday, May 25 through Labor Day. 816.513.5800.
Zoological District Resident (Jackson/Clay County MO) pricing is only $5 Adults, $4.50 Seniors, $4.00 children 3-11. Regular Pricing $11.50 Adults; $10.50 Seniors; $8.50 Children ages 3-11. 2 and under are free.
Located in Swope Park at 6800 Zoo Drive, Kansas City, Missouri. Just off I-435 and US-71 highway, the Zoo is easily accessible from any part of the metropolitan area. 816.513.5800
Click Tickets Above to Buy Online! Tickets with Rides, Gift Certificates and Discounted Tickets must be purchased on-site at the Zoo's Admission windows. Thank you for your understanding.
JAZZOO 2013, Presented by American Century Investments
Kansas City’s fundraiser of the year is Friday, June 7 and tickets are available. Gentlemen, wear your best creative tuxedos and ladies, wear your most fabulous animal inspired cocktail attire. This is a year to really show off as we celebrate our always dressed-to-the-nines friends - penguins!
At JAZZOO presented by American Century Investments, you will enjoy an evening listening to charming music, indulging in the finest cuisine and sipping superb libations while enjoying the exotic ambiance of the Kansas City Zoo.
Tickets are $175. All proceeds go towards supporting the Zoo Learning Fund and helping 1100 of your exotic friends at the Kansas City Zoo.
Pardon Our Mess As We Prepare For JAZZOO Friday, June 7
It's hard work getting ready for the Zoo's largest and wildest fundraiser! The day of the event, June 7, only the Africa section of the Zoo will be open.
Zoo Admission on Friday, June 7 will be: Free for FOTZ Members Only $6 for non-FOTZ Members Only $3 for Jackson and Clay Country residents
You will also receive: Free Tram Rides to and from Africa Free Boat Rides in Africa Free African Sky Safari Rides Zoo Keeper chats just for you
The Zoo will be closing at 2pm on June 7, we apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.
An evening of cocktails, coattails and cat tails!
Jazzoo 2012 - we rolled out the red carpet on Friday, June 1to celebrate the "extreme home makeover" of the Tiger exhibit at the Kansas City Zoo as guests enjoy a beautiful evening. More than 4,500 Kansas Citians attended Jazzoo this year, enjoying an evening of unlimited food, drink and music while making a real, tangible impact on your community Zoo.
Thanks to our supporters, attendees and vendors, Jazzoo 2012 was a roaring success! AgendaBe.org created a fantastic video blog of the event.
These animals ROCK!
Mountain dwellin’, tree climbin’, veggie dinin’ marsupial.