Swim With Penguins At Tanganyika Wildlife Park In Kansas
Offering a wildly unique experience, Tanganyika Wildlife Park is set-up to allow visitors to get up-close and personal with the resident animals. Through an array of animal encounters, you can feed, hold, and interact with everything from lemurs to tortoises. In addition to animal encounters, the park offers animal experiences, which allow you to get even closer to the animals, including penguins. When we say close, we mean it. You can swim with penguins in Kansas! Take a look:
Tanganyika Wildlife Park is open seasonally, and you can view hours and other information on the website, linked below. Please remember that the zoo closes from time to time for special events, so make sure to verify it’s open prior to your visit. For more information, call (316) 794-8954. You can also visit the Tanganyika Wildlife Park website or Facebook page.
Did you know about this incredible interactive animal experience? Have you personally experienced it? If so, what’d you think? Let us know in the comments section below, we love hearing your firsthand accounts of unique experiences, and this one is pretty hard to top!
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Zoos In Kansas
What are other zoos should I visit in Kansas?
This is a particularly special experience, but after you’ve swum with the penguins, check out these other zoos in Kansas.
- Sunset Zoo - 2333 Oak St., Manhattan, KS
- Rolling Hills Zoo - 625 N Hedville Rd., Salina, KS
- David Traylor Zoo - 75 Sodens Rd., Emporia, KS
- Hutchinson Zoo - 6 Emerson Loop, Hutchinson, KS
- Great Bend Brit Spaugh Zoo - 2123 Main St., Great Bend, KS
What natural landmarks should I visit in Kansas?
After perusing these fabulous zoos, take a stroll through these beautiful natural landmarks in Kansas. You can view the natural wildlife and enjoy the lush greenery while participating in a family-friendly hike. Maybe throw in a picnic as well!
- Rock City
- Four-State Lookout
- Pillsbury Crossing Wildlife Area
- Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
- Great Plains Nature Center
- Cimarron National Grassland
- Chalk Pyramids
- Flint Hills Nature Trail
- Little Jerusalem
- Horsethief Trail at Kanopolis Lake State Park