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The Butterfly House, St. Louis

15193 Olive Boulevard, Faust Park St. Louis, MO 63017
Tel: (636) 530-0076
Website: http://www.butterflyhouse.org

The Sophia M Sachs Butterfly House is a unique site, housing over 1,800 free-flying butterflies in a tropical Conservatory, along with additional exhibits focusing on other similar species including spiders, insects, and centipedes/millipedes.

 

Dickerson Park Zoo, Springfield

3043 North Fort Springfield, MO 65803-1079
Tel: (417) 833-1570
Website: http://www.dickersonparkzoo.org

Located in Southwest Missouri, Dickerson Park Zoo connects people with animals to create adventures that encourage discovery and inspire conservation action. More than 150 species can be seen in intimate, interactive and educational experiences in a journey through geographically themed areas of the zoo--South America, Australia, Missouri Habitats, Tropical Asia, Africa and diversity of life.

 

Endangered Wolf Center, Eureka

6750 Tyson Valley Road, Eureka, MO 63025
Tel: (636) 938-5000
Website: http://www.endangeredwolfcenter.org

Located at the Washington University Tyson Research Center, the center is home to endangered wolves, required reservations for tours (open Friday, Saturday, Sunday) may be made by calling the above phone number.

 

Grant's Farm, St. Louis

10501 Gravois Road St. Louis, MO 63123
Tel: (314) 843-1700
Website: http://www.grantsfarm.com

Admission is free to this historical attraction, with over 100 different species on site. Associated with former President Ulysses S. Grant and the Busch family, the farm has been available to visitors since 1954.

 

Kansas City Zoo

6800 Zoo Drive Kansas City, MO 64132
Tel: (816) 595-1234
Website: http://www.kansascityzoo.org

Over 202 acres of zoo in a beautiful Swope Park, the Kansas City Zoo is home to more than 1,000 animals. Travel around the world. From giraffes, elephants, zebra and lions to polar bear, gibbons and tigers, the Kansas City Zoo is family friendly fun for all ages. Every day is a new adventure! Visit today. Open daily, www.kansascityzoo.org.

 

Promised Land Zoo, Branson & Eagle Rock

2751 Shepherd of the Hills Expressway, Branson, MO 65616
Tel: (417) 337-9453
Website: http://www.plzoo.com/branson/

32297 State Highway 86, Eagle Rock, MO 65641
Tel: (417) 271-9453
Website: http://www.plzoo.com/eagle-rock/

The Eagle Rock location is home to a Drive-thru park, petting zoo and special parakeet aviary, while the Branson location is nine acres of big cats, baboons, antelope and other species.

 

Saint Louis Zoo

One Government Drive St. Louis, MO 63110
Tel: (314) 781-0900
Website: http://www.stlzoo.org

Located on 90 acres, the zoo is home to more than 19,000 wild animals—many of them rare and endangered. As one of the few free Zoos in the nation, the Saint Louis Zoo welcomes over three million visitors each year to view its collection of over 600 species that represent the major continents and biomes of the world. The Zoo is committed to animal conservation both in St. Louis and around the world. Through the Saint Louis Zoo WildCare Institute, the Zoo focuses on wildlife management and recovery, conservation science, and support of the human populations that coexist with wildlife. No discount admission coupon is needed, because admission to the Zoo is FREE, although there are fees for some attractions. Attractions are weather dependent and subject to change.

 

SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium

2475 Grand Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64108
Tel: (816) 471-4386
Website: http://www.visitsealife.com/kansas-city/


Wonders of Wildlife, Springfield

500 W. Sunshine St. Springfield, MO 65807
Tel: (417) 890-9453
Website: http://www.wondersofwildlife.org

Currently closed for renovation and expansion, it is scheduled to re-open in the summer of 2016.