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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.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibit, Detroit Zoo
Dates 11/20/2015 - 06/01/2016
Hours Jan-Mar 10 a.m.-4 p.m., April-June 9 a.m.-5 p.m.Http://detroitzoo.org
A curious blacktip shark sidles up to a paddling surfer, their underwater silhouettes creating a mirror-like image. Two formidable Komodo dragons wage a hilltop battle along the majestic coast of Indonesia’s ... read more
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. ... read more
“Roast is fantastic, and has the best dessert. Beer and Pretzels is Guinness ice cream with caramel foam and chocolate covered pretzels. So good!” – Bean S.