St. Louis West County, MO
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1 Government Dr
St. Louis, MO 63110
HOURS: Mon. - Sun.: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CALL: (314) 781-0900
Located on 90 acres in Forest Park, the Zoo is home to more than 603 species of animals, many of them rare and endangered.
Since its 1910 founding, the Zoo has been renowned for its beautiful naturalistic exhibits, its diverse collection of animals and its innovative approaches to animal management, wildlife conservation, research and education. The Zoo’s Education Department staff—the largest among the nation’s zoos—offers programs designed to help visitors of all ages and abilities learn through experience, involvement and discovery.