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Posted on: January 12, 2024

David Traylor Zoo Announces New Office Location and Expansion Plans

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Emporia, Kansas January 12, 2024 — The David Traylor Zoo is excited to announce that our offices will be relocating to the Zoo Education Building at 75 Soden Road, with the new offices officially opening on Monday, January 29, 2024. This strategic move will allow us to enhance our services and better serve the community.

During the transition period, we will be conducting business by phone at 620-341-4365. This temporary arrangement is aimed at ensuring a smooth transition as we set up our new offices and organize everything in its place.

Upon the official opening on January 29, 2024, the offices housing the Zoo and Park Departments will be accessible to the public at the Zoo Education Building. Please note that our Zoo Education classrooms will continue to operate at 517 Merchant until the construction for the Zoo Education Building is complete on the east side of the facility.

We appreciate your understanding and support during this exciting phase of growth for the David Traylor Zoo.

If you have questions, please contact Zoo Director, Lisa Keith at or 620-341-4365.

About David Traylor Zoo

The David Traylor Zoo is a small zoo located in Emporia, Kansas, United States. Visit the David Traylor Zoo and experience exotic animals and lush botanicals in a beautifully landscaped setting. See bald eagles, lemurs, prairie dogs, a mountain lion, birds, water features and more. Admission is free.

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