Hwy 83, Garden City Kansas
This park encompasses 110 acres and includes recreation for all interests. Scattered through the park, visitors will find the World's Largest Free Concrete Municipal Swimming Pool, Lee Richardson Zoo, Finnup Center for Conservation Education, picnic areas, horseshoe pits, tennis courts, and the Museum.
The Lee Richardson Zoo offers beautiful grounds and fascinating creatures from all over the globe. Over 350 animals are displayed within the 47-acre grounds. The zoo is designed for fun, learning and discovery and is accessible by foot, car or bicycle. Pedestrians are admitted free, while non-member vehicles pay a nominal admission fee.
Other Wildlife Viewing nearby:
(Dodge City) Dodge City Veterinary Clinic
(Garden City) Finnup Park and Lee Richardson Zoo
08/13 Coming to The Garden City area
Wild West Festival Hays City KS July3-6 A typical Kansas fair -- parade, big name music stars, games, demonstrations, competitions and shows, including fireworks.
Dodge City Days Dodge City KS July26-August4 The 10-day celebration hosts more than 50 events including Q-97 FM DODGE CITY DAYS COUNTRY Concert,
the top-rated Dodge City Days Rodeo,
a 2-day Indoor Craft show with over 200 crafters from a 10-state area,
Professional Barbecue Contest.