Sunset Zoo

Sunset Zoo Entrance

Sunset Zoo Entrance

Address: 2333 Oak Street, Manhattan, KS 66502, Riley County


  • Home to over 200 animals and 5 different exhibits.

  • Family Friendly Attraction

  • Offers a variety of events throughout the year

    • Brew at the Zoo, Party for the Planet

    • Spooktacular, Wine in the Wild, and more

  • New Expedition Asia is now open.

  • Home to Malayan Tiger, Sloth Bear and Amur Leopard

  • Offers up-close views of amazing animals, including wallabies, otters, leopards

  • Enjoy a jumping, hooting array of primates

Key Details

  • Cost: Adults 13+ $6, Children 3-12 $4

  • Friend of Sunset Zoo Members Free

  • Working hours: Open daily

    • April 1- Oct 31: 9:30 am - 5 pm

    • Nov 1 – March 31: 12 pm - 5 pm​

  • Gift Shop, Expedition Cafe

  • Stroller (double or single) and Wagon Rentals

  • Service animals welcome

  • Group and School visits welcome, inquire


Discover the wild side of Manhattan at Sunset Zoo. Sunset Zoo is AZA-accredited and features more than 200 animals in five exhibits. The Zoo has a variety of events throughout the year such as Brew at the Zoo, SPOOKtacular and Wine in the Wild just to name a few. Expedition Asia is now open and is the home of a Malayan Tiger, Sloth Bear and Amur Leopard. This exhibit provides guests with a world-class experience. Numerable vantage points and animal encounters greet guests as they wind through iconic Asian architecture and landscaping to discover everything they love about these amazing animals.

Monkey, Sunset Zoo
Monkey, Sunset Zoo
Kids with flamingos, Sunset Zoo
Kids with flamingos, Sunset Zoo

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