Sunset Zoo Reopening Details

Now Open Daily 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

We are ready to open to the public as an outdoor park only for all to enjoy! 

There will be several phases of operation as we have worked to keep our guests, staff, and animals safe.

A special note to our members, we value you and have missed you. We welcome you back first as a valued member and will be honoring the time you lost as a member this year with an extension in your membership. 

For all guests, members and non-members alike, please use the tabbed information below to stay informed on how we at Sunset Zoo are maintaining safe guidelines during our reopening phases.

Please use this link for the map full view with a QR Code. 

Map_Reopening Phase 2
  1. Hours of Operation
  2. Social Distancing
  3. Membership Information

Tickets may be purchased at the gate for the following admission times to Sunset Zoo:

Sunset Zoo will be OPEN daily from 9:30 a.m - 3:00 p.m. 

During this time, social distancing guidelines and sanitizing will be done by our staff to keep our visitors safe. 

Tickets are only valid on the date of purchase. 

We strongly encourage debit and credit card purchases to avoid the handling of cash.

Dates and times are subject to change. We will be following all guidelines set forth by Riley County and the City of Manhattan. 


Mask Policy as of July 3, 2020

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