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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
Daily 10 a.m.–4 p.m.; closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. 4-D Theater, Simulator Ride and Tauber Family Railroad: Sat.-Sun. through Oct.
Credit Cards Accepted
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  • Wild Lights, Detroit Zoo

    Dates 11/18/2016 - 12/31/2016

    Hours 5:30 p.m.-9 p.m.


    Experience the magic of the Detroit Zoo in winter as you take in the lights and the sights and enjoy holiday entertainment and activities for guests of all ages. The zoo will light up the night again this ... read more


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