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Detroit Zoo

Detroit Zoo

8450 W. 10 Mile Road
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Phone: 248-541-5717

An animal-lover's paradise, the Detroit Zoo is situated on 125 acres with many naturalistic habitats. Major exhibits include the Arctic Ring of Life, Australian Outback Adventure, Great Apes of Harambee, National Amphibian Conservation Center, Holden Reptile Conservation Center, Penguinarium and Butterfly Garden.

Restaurant On Site, Continental Breakfast, Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Buffet, Charge for Parking, Free Parking, Internet Access
Distance from Downtown Detroit
14 miles
Distance from Metro Airport
30 miles
Credit Cards Accepted
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  • Wild Summer Nights, Detroit Zoo

    Dates 07/06/2016 - 08/31/2016

    Hours 9 a.m.-8 p.m. on Wednesdays


    The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo's Main Picnic Grove from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wild ... read more

  • Talk on Grauer's Gorillas, Detroit Zoo

    Dates 08/14/2016 - 08/14/2016

    Hours 6 p.m.


    The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS), a partner in a collaborative worldwide effort to save the highly endangered Grauer's gorilla, will host a special presentation by the executive director of the Gorilla ... read more


Travel Tip

If you need a direct connection to Amtrak, make your way to the Weiser Railroad at Greenfield Village, one of a few heritage railways to have such a modern-day link.

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