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SAINT LOUIS ZOO ZONE

The Wild

You’ll find penguins, puffins, grizzly bears, gorillas, chimpanzees, to name a few. And while visiting, you can take a ride on the Conservation Carousel or hop aboard and ride the Zooline Railroad. There are also gift shops and eateries you can enjoy.

Habitats

  • Fragile Forest

    Fragile Forest is an outdoor habitat for orangutans, chimpanzees and gorillas.

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  • Grizzly Ridge

    This spacious habitat for grizzly bears features a variety of exciting views and is home to Huckleberry and Finley.

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  • Jungle of the Apes

    In this indoor habitat, groups of gorillas, chimpanzees, and orangutans live in surroundings reminiscent of their native habitats.

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  • McDonnell Polar Bear Point

    This 40,000 square foot habitat brings you nose-to-nose with a swimming polar bear.

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  • Penguin & Puffin Coast

    This chilly world is where four different species of penguins and two types of puffins make their home in breathtaking rocky cliffs and frigid water.

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Dining and Shopping

  • Carousel Cafe

    After taking a spin on the Conservation Carousel, swing by Carousel Cafe for your favorite snacks, including cheesy nachos, warm, soft jumbo pretzels or a bratwurst with sauerkraut. Quench your thirst with an ice-cold fountain soda, ICEE, or even a beer or margarita for adults 21 and older.

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  • Wild Lemons

    Nothing says summer like a freshly squeezed Lemonade Shake-Up. It's the coolest drink in town! Be sure to stop by Wild Lemons, where our lemons are freshly shaken, not stirred. Open seasonally.

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  • P&P Provisions

    After stepping into the icy cold of Penguin & Puffin Coast, warm up at P&P Provisions. This gift store offers products that relate to our penguins, puffins and other aquatic themed items.

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Attractions