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Explore the Zoo on a personal golf cart tour
Travel in style as we take a personalized golf cart tour around the Zoo. Choose between a regular tour to explore to explore the Zoo in a brand new way or a behind-the-scenes tour and discover more about our vet hospital, diet kitchen, and even how we get water to the animals.
Programs are designed for individual groups who do not need to social distance with other members of the group. A minimum of three people is required and can accommodate up to five people. Programs begin and end at the Cargill Learning Center. Don’t see a date that works for you? Contact the Education Department at 316-266-8213.
Zoo a la Cart Tour
Your tour guide will take you to your favorite places to explore the Zoo in a new way. Each tour lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 5 people. Not all buildings can be entered.
- Every Sunday-Wednesday, Sept. 6 – Dec. 23
- 7-8:30 a.m.
- 5:30-7 p.m.
Zoo a la Cart Behind the Scenes
Learn about the work that happens behind the scenes at the Zoo as we tour areas not normally open to guests. Each tour lasts one hour and can accommodate up to five people. No buildings will be entered during this tour.
- Every Thursday-Sunday through Dec. 20
- 7-8 a.m.
- 9-10 a.m.
- 10:30-11:30 a.m.
- 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Each child and adult must have an individual ticket for the tour. A minimum of three tickets must be purchased for each program. A ticket is required for all people over the age of six months, including adults. Program tickets do not include daily admission to the Zoo. Space is limited. Tickets will be scanned at the door. All classes take place rain or shine. All reservations are final. No cancellations, refunds, rain checks or exchanges; tickets will not be replaced if lost, stolen or unused.