Lions, tiger, bears and more! Take your littles on a wild adventure to see animals from all over the world at zoos across the state.

Detroit Zoo (Royal Oak)
Admission: $11-22 (kids under 2 are free)
Address:  8450 W 10 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI, 48067

Attractions: 

  • Tauber Family Railroad
  • Carousel
  • Korman Tadpole Playventure
  • Rissman Playventure
  • 4D Theater
  • Polk Penguin Conservatory

Toledo Zoo (Ohio)

Tickets: $23-26 (kids under 2 are free)

Address: 2 Hippo Way, Toledo, OH 43609

Attractions: 

  • Safari Railway
  • African Carousel
  • Aquatirum Adventure Trail
  • Aerial Adventure Course
  • ProMedica Museum of Natural History
  • Aquarium
  • Nature’s Neighborhood
  • Behind the scene tours
  • Signature animals – Elephants!

Indian Creek Zoo (Lambertville)

Tickets: $14-16 (kids 2 and under are free)

Address: 2744 Consear Rd, Lambertville, MI 48144

Attractions:

  • Train Rides
  • Jumbo Jumper Trampoline
  • Animal Encourser
  • Camel Rides

Saginaw Children’s Zoo (Saginaw)

Tickets: $5 (kids under 1 are free)

Address: 1730 S. Washington Ave. Saginaw, MI 48601

Attractions: 

  • Loons Baseball Diamond
  • Fossil Finds
  • Playground
  • Wetland experience
  • Carousel
  • Train rides

Potter Park Zoo (Lansing)

Tickets: $3-13 (kids under 3 are free)

Address: 301 S. Pennsylvania Ave, Lansing, MI 48912

Attractions:

  • Farmyard EdVEntures
  • Camel Rides
  • Nature Play
  • Gardens

John Ball Zoo (Grand Rapids)

Tickets: $11-14 (kids under 3 are free)

Address: 1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Attractions:

  • Zipline + Ropes Course
  • Funicular
  • Camel Rides
  • Van Andel Living Shores Aquarium

Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park (Alto)

Tickets: $10-14 (kids under 2 are free)

Address: 8313 Pratt Lake SE Alto, MI 49302


Binder Park Zoo (Battle Creek)

Tickets: $14-16 (kids under 2 are free)

Address: 7400 Division Dr, Battle Creek, MI 49014

Attractions:

  • Wilderness Tram
  • Binda Conservation Carousel
  • Z.O. & O Railroad

Roscommon Zoo (Roscommon)

Tickets: $8-10 (kids under 2 are free)

Address: 6327 N M-18,  Roscommon, MI. 48653

Attractions:

  • Animal feeding

Wilderness Trail Zoo (Birth Run)

Tickets: $12-14

Address: 11721 Gera Rd, Birch Run, MI 48415

Attractions:

  • Feed stations
  • Playground
  • Petting area

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