Come to the Kansas City Zoo and see what it feels like to be as high up as a giraffe - take the skyride across Africa to get a new look at the animals. Explore the research areas of the zoo to learn about conservation and animal sciences. Or just relax and watch some of your favorite animals - like the chimpanzees, lions, meerkats or apes.
Before Your Visit:
Explore KC Zoo:
DVD – Bear Gryllis “Man vs Wild” Alaska episode produced by Discovery Channel
Online crossword puzzles on animal biology and current issues http://kids.nbii.gov/crosswords.html (ages 12-14, 15+)
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