visiting the Zoo?
K-State Insect Zoo
Kansas State University
Manhattan KS 66506
Come visit! Explore and Play
The Insect Zoo is located in the K-State Gardens,
located on Denison Avenue.
Take exit 313 off I-70
West and head north on Hwy 177 towards Manhattan. Cross the bridge
over the Kansas River. Turn left onto Ft. Riley Blvd at the traffic
light – which turns into Tuttle Creek Blvd. At 3rd stop light,
Turn Left onto Bluemont Ave. (This street changes names to Anderson
Ave.). Turn Right onto Denison Ave (K-State Alumni Center is on
the corner). Proceed through 2 traffic lights, then past Throckmorton
Plant Sciences Center. Go another ¼ mile, past the K –State Gardens.
Free parking is available in the lot just north of the Gardens.
The Insect Zoo is in the limestone Building - look for the large
Leaf-Cutter Ants above the Entrance to the Insect Zoo.
Click on the map for a larger view: