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Rolling Hills Zoo

#1 of 17 things to do in Salina Features Animals
625 N Hedville Rd, Salina, KS 67401
+1 785-827-9488
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Visited at the wrong time of day

Unfortunately we arrived at opening time and I don't recommend that time of day. Most of the... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2017
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

What a nice surprise to find this little gem what I would consider in the middle of nowhere! It is... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2017
Decatur, Texas
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625 N Hedville Rd, Salina, KS 67401
+1 785-827-9488
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Reviewed June 3, 2017

Unfortunately we arrived at opening time and I don't recommend that time of day. Most of the animals were in their dens or pens during our 3 hour walk through the zoo. It was supposed to be the opening day for feeding the giraffes but...More

Thank nanawinq
Reviewed May 31, 2017

What a nice surprise to find this little gem what I would consider in the middle of nowhere! It is a quaint, but pleasant zoo and well maintained. The museum is a must see. Take your time and fully study the diaramas for the small...More

Thank Dar1lene2
Reviewed May 31, 2017

We live about an hour away, and this is the perfect quick trip for my family. The exhibits are always kept in great conditions and the animals always seem to be well cared for. This is the second year we've had a membership, and it's...More

Thank CaitlanB
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Forget just crossing Kansas--Need a break--this will surprise you. This zoo and its museum are above average. They have a tram so it is easy for all ages to tour the animal exhibits. Obviously the small children will love the live animals and the taxidermy...More

Thank s0ar
Reviewed May 18, 2017

We were a group of abut 40 and had 2 trams to take us around the zoo. This is a great way to see everything if you have mobility problems. As with any day all of the animals were not out, but the tram operator...More

Thank skipsaundra
Reviewed May 17, 2017

visiting family in the area and needed something for the whole group to do - what an interesting afternoon for ALL - from small children to elders. Well laid out and easy to traverse with interesting animals and well designed signage the best part was...More

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

On a road trip we decided to stop on to see this zoo we had seen so many signs for. Were we shocked! We've been to several zoos and found this one to be amazing and rivals many others in big cities. The grounds are...More

Thank jeninbrooklyn
Reviewed May 2, 2017

What made this small private zoo worthwhile for us was getting opportunities to talk with some of the zookeepers one on one. We visited with the keeper of the chimpanzees and she told us all about the individual animals, their habits and quarks, and a...More

2  Thank Dmarkwind
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Wow, just wow! I arrived at Rolling Hills Zoo for a meeting that was held in the Conference Center/Museum area. I was astounded by the unique entrance, pre-function space, and lovely meeting space...but most of all, I loved the access to the museum! I could...More

1  Thank Charmaine H
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Hard to imagine that one man's dream created this wonderful zoo in the middle of Kansas. It is a beautiful area, with lots of space to both watch the exhibits and when necessary to rest. Not so large that it kills an entire day to...More

1  Thank Allenflusa
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Trish W
March 18, 2017|
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Response from lindahenderson81 | Property representative |
Yes, we do have scooters for rent. We look forward to your visit to the Zoo!
Rick Virginia B
January 21, 2017|
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Response from lindahenderson81 | Property representative |
Yes, the Overlook Restaurant at Rolling Hills Zoo has everything from hamburgers and hot dogs, to snacks, to the special of the day.
Stephanie H
July 22, 2016|
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Response from lindahenderson81 | Property representative |
Adults $13.95; Children (2 & under) Free Children (age 3 - 12) $7.00 Seniors (age 65+) $12.95 GROUPS Have a group of 15 or more people? The group rate may apply. MILITARY DISCOUNT: RHZ welcomes military personnel with a 15... More