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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.
Wild Summer Nights, Detroit Zoo
Dates 07/06/2016 - 08/31/2016
Hours 9 a.m.-8 p.m. on Wednesdayshttp://detroitzoo.org
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.http://detroitzoo.org
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
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.