K-State Insect Zoo

K-State Dairy Barn

How to visit us

You can visit without an appointment from Tuesday-Saturday from 1pm to 6pm. Admission is $3 per person for every guest age 3 and up. Groups of 15 or more are strongly encouraged to call ahead.

If you would prefer a private guided tour with your family, options are available on Mondays and in the mornings. You can check the schedule to see what is available and reserve a time at:



The appointment scheduler above has options for school field trips and other large groups. Price per person varies depending on visit type.


Want a peek inside the zoo?

Check out this video that shows what the insect zoo is all about!


How do I know if you are open?

We are open year round with consistent hours. Just because campus is closed does not mean that we are! We keep our google business page updated with all holiday closures so it is a good place to check. Just search "K-State Insect Zoo" from a google search bar and it will be the first thing in the list of results.

We ARE closed to all visits and appointments on:

4th of July...Election Day...Thanksgiving Day...Christmas Eve...Christmas Day...New Years Eve...New Years Day...and the 1st week of January