Will the Sunset Zoo be expanding or adding soon?

In 2012, the Zoo opened the first phase of the John Woodard Memorial Gibbons Exhibit and the Nature Exploration Center, an entryway and education facility. In 2013, with the help of Kansas State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, the Zoo renovated and expanded an on-grounds veterinary clinic. In 2014, the Zoo opened the second phase of the gibbons exhibit, revitalizing a historic limestone exhibit and guest viewing plaza. In 2022, Sunset Zoo unveiled Expedition Asia featuring brand new exhibits for amur leopards, sloth bears, and Malayan tigers.

Learn more about Sunset Zoo's Master Plan.

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1. When was Sunset Zoo founded? Why is it called Sunset Zoo?
2. Will the Sunset Zoo be expanding or adding soon?
3. Are there animals in the Nature Exploration Center?
4. Can I rent Sunset Zoo facilities for an event?
5. Are there ways to volunteer at the Sunset Zoo?
6. I want to work at zoo. What should I do to prepare for this job?
7. What does a Friends of Sunset Zoo Membership cost?
8. When does Sunset Zoo open?