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  1. Sunset Zoo is Open July Fourth + Kids Free Day

    July 4, 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM @ Sunset Zoo
    2333 Oak Street
    Manhattan, KS 66502

    We'll be open normal hours on the Fourth of July and kids visit the Zoo free all day with a paid adult's admission ($5 per adult).

  2. Kid's Fitness Challenge

    July 11, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Sunset Zoo
    2333 Oak Street
    Manhattan, KS 66502

    Summer fitness and fun returns every Saturday starting May 30th from 9-10am at Sunset Zoo’s Kid’s Fitness Challenge!

  3. Kid's Fitness Challenge

    July 18, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Sunset Zoo
    2333 Oak Street
    Manhattan, KS 66502

    Summer fitness and fun returns every Saturday starting May 30th from 9-10am at Sunset Zoo’s Kid’s Fitness Challenge!

  4. Kid's Fitness Challenge

    July 25, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Sunset Zoo
    2333 Oak Street
    Manhattan, KS 66502

    Summer fitness and fun returns every Saturday starting May 30th from 9-10am at Sunset Zoo’s Kid’s Fitness Challenge!

Support Organizations

  1. Friends of Sunset Zoo's Monthly Board Meeting

    July 20, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway.

    Monthly meeting of the Friends of Sunset Zoo (FOSZ) Board occurs on the third Monday of every month, except in December. Meetings are open to the public and community members are welcome to attend. FOSZ is one of two non-profit organizations that support the Zoo and its mission to inspire conservation of the natural world.

Zoo Education

  1. Sunset Zoo's Weekly Summer Camps (Ages 5-12)

    June 29, 7:30 AM - July 3, 5:30 PM @ Camps are based inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway; campers explore the Zoo grounds each day.

    Our weekly camps lead youth on an exciting exploration of the outdoors and the animal world!

  2. Zoo's Nature Swap Store Open

    July 4, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Inside the Zoo near Giant Anteater/Maned Wolf exhibit.

    Sunset Zoo is the first in the region to offer a place where you can learn more about your natural treasures!

  3. Sunset Zoo's Weekly Summer Camps (Ages 5-12)

    July 6, 7:30 AM - July 10, 5:30 PM @ Camps are based inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway; campers explore the Zoo grounds each day.

    Our weekly camps lead youth on an exciting exploration of the outdoors and the animal world!

  4. Kinder Cubs Class (ages 3-5)

    July 11, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM @ Inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway.

    Help your child explore the natural world! Photo by Autumn Shoemaker.

  5. Prairie Dog Preschool (ages 2-3)

    July 11, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM @ Inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway.

    Help your child explore the natural world! Photo by Autumn Shoemaker.

  6. Zoo's Nature Swap Store Open

    July 11, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Inside the Zoo near Giant Anteater/Maned Wolf exhibit.

    Sunset Zoo is the first in the region to offer a place where you can learn more about your natural treasures!

  7. Sunset Zoo's Weekly Summer Camps (Ages 5-12)

    July 13, 7:30 AM - July 17, 5:30 PM @ Camps are based inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway; campers explore the Zoo grounds each day.

    Our weekly camps lead youth on an exciting exploration of the outdoors and the animal world!

  8. Kinder Cubs Class (ages 3-5)

    July 18, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM @ Inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway.

    Help your child explore the natural world! Photo by Autumn Shoemaker.

  9. Prairie Dog Preschool (ages 2-3)

    July 18, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM @ Inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway.

    Help your child explore the natural world! Photo by Autumn Shoemaker.

  10. Zoo's Nature Swap Store Open

    July 18, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Inside the Zoo near Giant Anteater/Maned Wolf exhibit.

    Sunset Zoo is the first in the region to offer a place where you can learn more about your natural treasures!

  11. Sunset Zoo's Weekly Summer Camps (Ages 5-12)

    July 20, 7:30 AM - July 24, 5:30 PM @ Camps are based inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway; campers explore the Zoo grounds each day.

    Our weekly camps lead youth on an exciting exploration of the outdoors and the animal world!

  12. Zoofari Tails at the Manhattan Public Library

    July 24, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
    629 Poyntz Avenue
    Manhattan, KS 66502

    Slither into reading with Sunset Zoo and the Manhattan Public Library!

  13. Kinder Cubs Class (ages 3-5)

    July 25, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM @ Inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway.

    Help your child explore the natural world! Photo by Autumn Shoemaker.

  14. Prairie Dog Preschool (ages 2-3)

    July 25, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM @ Inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway.

    Help your child explore the natural world! Photo by Autumn Shoemaker.

  15. Zoo's Nature Swap Store Open

    July 25, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Inside the Zoo near Giant Anteater/Maned Wolf exhibit.

    Sunset Zoo is the first in the region to offer a place where you can learn more about your natural treasures!

  16. Sunset Zoo's Weekly Summer Camps (Ages 5-12)

    July 27, 7:30 AM - July 31, 5:30 PM @ Camps are based inside the Nature Exploration Center at the Zoo's entryway; campers explore the Zoo grounds each day.

    Our weekly camps lead youth on an exciting exploration of the outdoors and the animal world!