Park, Zoo, & Cemetery Department 
Directions

1736 N 5th Street
Independence, KS 67301

811 West Laurel Street
Attention: Park
Independence, KS 67301

620-332-2512

620-332-1700

620-332-2511

Link: Parks & Zoo Department Page

Zoo Hours
  Summer Hours
    9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  Starting April 1st
   to October 31st

   Winter Hours
   9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Nov 1st to March 31st


Park Hours
Sunday - Saturday
6 a.m. - midnight

Ride Hours
Saturday & Sunday
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Last Day is Oct. 21st

Fountain Hours
Scheduled to begin
Park Opening Day
     April 8th



Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Bennett, Jim Cemetery Sexton 620-205-7528
Beurskens, Barb Park and Zoo Director 620-332-2512
Lyon, Rachel Parks Supervisor 620-330-7121
Southworth, Katie Zoo Supervisor 620-330-2837