Saint Louis Zoo

Experience a great outdoor adventure with wild reptiles, beautiful and exotic birds and a whole lot of other animals only in the Saint Louis Zoological Park or the St. Louis Zoo. The zoo is conveniently located in Forest Park, St. Louis and is considered as a leading zoo in animal management, research, conservation and education. As a matter of fact it is recognized as one of the top five zoos in the nation. There are lots of interesting exhibits in the zoo and this is a guarantee that you and your family will have a wonderful and memorable time exploring the entire area!


The River’s Edge is one of the exhibits found in the park. It features the African Savanna and the African Nile where you can find Black Rhinos, Sacred Ibises, bat-eared foxes, red river hogs, bee eaters, hippos, cheetahs, hyenas and dwarf mongoose. It also features animals from Asia, North America and South America including Asian elephants, bush dogs and giant anteater. Children will definitely love the Discovery Corner exhibits with its fun and educational features including a see-through slide through the otter pool and several birds, snakes and other animals that staff can bring out for kids to see up close. The Wild exhibit features the Bear Pits showcasing various types of bear species; Fragile Forest featuring gorillas, chimpanzees and orangutans; and the Penguin and Puffin Coast. If you want to see different types of birds, then head on to Historic Hill exhibit where you can find fruit-dove, golden pheasant, burrowing owl and many more. Don’t miss the Red Rocks exhibits where you can find antelopes, camels, zebras, giraffes, ostriches, kangaroos and many more.

Visit Saint Louis Zoo together with your family and create wonderful moments together. The zoo is open daily from 9am to 5pm. Admission is free! So what else are you waiting for? Make St. Louis, your next vacation destination and spend a great day in Saint Louis Zoo.