Promised Land Zoo in Branson, MO

2751 Shepherd of the Hills ExpresswayBranson, MO 65616
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A top-rated family-owned wildlife park and animal attraction, Branson’s Promised Land Zoo offers personalized zoo experiences for everyone. Enjoy live shows, a foot safari, parakeet exhibit, animal bottle-feeding experiences, and more with animals like antelopes, zebras, kangaroos, baboons, spider monkeys, lemurs and several species in the “big cats” family.

up to 1.5 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

  • You can bottle feed the babies.
  • Only zoo inside Branson city limits.
  • Live animal shows.
  • The path is a wood chip path so be prepared if a stroller is necessary.
  • This is an outdoor zoo.
  • Exclusive animal encounters for additional fee.
  • Plan 2 hours for visit.


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Branson's top-rated animal attraction, Branson's Promised Land Zoo will give you and your entire group an experience you won't forget!

Home to hundreds of rare and endangered animals from around the world, come out and see all that this has to offer, from the Foot Safari and interactive live animal shows to Parakeet Paradise, bottle feedings, and more. There is also a petting zoo area where you can feed lots of animals too.

This fully interactive park of nearly 75 acres is located right in the heart of Branson!

Basic admission includes the Foot Safari that takes you through many exhibits from around the world, Parakeet Paradise with complimentary feed sticks to feed the birds, and the new Drive Thru where you can take your vehicle around the park and see many animals large and small.

VIP Admission are welcome to enjoy everything in Basic Admission as well as the VIP Encounter where the zoo's educational staff brings out several more animals for you to hold and take photos with, as well as the VIP Tram Experience — a fully interactive tram tour through many of the animal habitats where you can learn about and interact with many of the zoo residents.

In November and December, experience Branson's Promised Land Zoo's festive Let There Be Lights Drive Thru Christmas Lights Display, featuring two miles of lights, live reindeer, Santa, movies, and more!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Branson's Promised Land Zoo

Approximately how long does it take to tour Branson Promise Land Zoo?

It takes at least 2 hours or more depending on how much time you spend at each exhibit.

Is the bottle feeding included in my admission ticket?

Yes, you get the opportunity to feed baby zebra, camels, watusi, goats, deer and more?! This activity is always included in your admission and offered at select times throughout the day (10am, 2pm & 6pm, subject to change).

What kind of animals will I see on the Foot Safari?

We currently have on display numerous antelope, zebra, kangaroo, big cats, medium cats, baboons, spider monkeys, lemurs, and many other groups of animals including deer, prairie dogs, capybara, porcupines and large variety of petting zoo animals like alpacas, goats, ect.

Can I feed the animals?

You can feed (with food purchased from PLZ) many of our creatures.

Can I feed the birds in Parakeet Paradise?

Yes, each admission receives one parakeet stick for the birds. Additional parakeet sticks are available for 2/$1.

Is the Exclusive Encounter included with my admission ticket?

No, this is an additional fee. Reservations are required by calling the Zoo directly.