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Belle Isle Park

Belle Isle Park

Michigan State Park
Detroit, MI 48207
Phone: 313-821-9844
Toll Free: 844-BELLE-PK

Accessible by a bridge at the foot of East Grand Boulevard, this 1,000-acre island park features a zoo, aquarium, conservatory, Great Lakes museum and plenty of room to hike, barbecue, watch boats, bicycle and more. Original landscaping by the Dean of American landscape architects, Frederick Law Olmstead. Daily 6am-10pm.

Free Parking
Distance from Downtown Detroit
4 miles
Distance from Metro Airport
25 miles
Daily 5 a.m.-10 p.m.


  • NEW Belle Isle Art Fair, James Scott Memorial Fountain at Belle Isle Park

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

    Hours Visit website for details


    With a focus on tranquility, organic beauty and diverse creativity, the new Belle Isle Art Fair will debut in August on an island park known for beautiful vistas and elegant architecture and design. The ... read more

  • Sunset at the Scott, James Scott Memorial Fountain

    Dates 08/17/2016 - 08/17/2016

    Hours 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.


    The Belle Isle Conservancy is hosting Sunset at the Scott, an event to raise funds for the Scott Fountain Pewabic Tile Fund, in an effort to restore the historic Pewabic tile mosaic that once covered the ... read more

  • Belle Isle SOUP, Cricket Field near Belle Isle Casino

    Dates 08/31/2016 - 08/31/2016

    Hours 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.


    The two organizations have partnered with Detroit SOUP, which hosts dinners that provide micro-grants for community projects, programs and businesses, to launch the first ever Belle Isle SOUP.

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