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 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Covid-19 Update

Effective immediately, we will be closing our public operations due to the Emergency Public Health Order issued on March 18th. Please know that this decision was not made lightly but for the safety of our staff, the animals that live here, and the community. Please stay connected by following us on social media, joining us on the TopZooKTWU webcams, and through email updates.Please refer to this link for more COVID-19 Updates.

Zoo Education At Home

Our education department is working hard to continue getting learning materials in your hands. Check out our website for crafts, puzzles, and other educational resources.

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Tiger, Patas Monkey and Giraffe Cams

Thanks to KTWU, enjoy live cameras of our Sumatran Tigers, Patas Monkeys, and Giraffes! Watch Now

21 hours ago

Happy #Caturday!

Today's #BringingTheZooToYou is an enrichment treat we can all enjoy! Thanks, keeper Annemarie

23 hours ago
Jefferson Award Winner: Christine Kramer

Congratulations to Docent, Christine Kramer for winning the Jefferson Award! We are grateful to have Christine on our team. The award spotlights local volunteers for the great work that they are ... See more

In three years she’s volunteered more than 2,000 hours at Topeka Zoo. Christine Kramer is a docent at the zoo, a position she describes as being like a guide at the zoo. It’s not a paid…

1 day ago
Sago Palm | ##bringingthezootoyou

Today we are #BringingTheZooToYou with Horticulturalist, Rick! He has many fun facts about the Sago Palm.

Be sure to ask questions in the comments, and we will try to respond as quickly as possible!

1 day ago

Where's Rick?? He has a lot of cool information about a special plant in the Tropical Rain Forest. Join us at 2pm to hear about the Sago Palm!

2 days ago

Welcome to our morning Education program! Today we are focusing on kindergarten. Join Rachael as she explains how plants and animals need food and water.

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