Kansas City Zoo is voted as one of the best zoos in America and ranked number one in various articles and magazines as well. This zoo houses an extensive collection of African animals you will ever see. From Tiger, Polar Bears, Elephants, Rhinos, Hippos to Chimpanzees and Kangaroos, you can range of wild animals, birds and reptiles. The zoo has around 1300 animals and located in Swope Park. The zoo has different animal themes and divided into African, Australian, Tiger Trail, Kid Zone, and Valley.