Zoo Store

Zoo Store

The Zoo Store is full of fun and enriching items for children of all ages. Prices range from under $1.00 to $30.00. We feature an array of items including jewelry, books, clothing, hats, plush of all sizes and shapes, and sweet treats, to name a few.

We also carry convenience items to make your visit more enjoyable including AA and AAA batteries and sun block.

Children's Zoo Members receive 10% off on Zoo Store purchases.

Don’t forget to purchase Special Event Tickets, Bricks, Memberships, and Adopt-an-Animal sponsorships.

 

Concessions

Come and satisfy your hunger from an impressive list of hot food, snacks, and refreshments.

  • Train Whistle Café* is located near our train station. Our outdoor seating offers a variety of scenic views including the Forgotten Forest, the River Otters, the Butterfly House and much more!

We offer a variety of eating options, from a list of hot food, snacks and refreshments as well as some great lunch options. We also serve a variety of ice cream products.  There are also picnic areas available in the Zoo, so feel free to bring your own picnic lunch.  No glass containers please. 

*Please call 989-759-1408 to check hours of operation.  Snacks and drinks are always available in the Zoo Store.

Train Whistle Cafe

 Let us host your birthday party, retirement or office party, or family reunion
 Just call the Zoo Office for more information at 989-759-1408.

plan your visit

2016 Season 

Tortoise SilhouetteThe Children’s Zoo is open April 23rd through October 8th.   Learn all about our hours, admission rates, and more here!

 


Group Visits 

Alligator SilhouetteThe time to book your field trip or group visit is now. Groups of ten or more receive a special rate when the place a reservation. Visit our Field Trip/Group Visit page now.

 

Wild Time Birthdays 

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Trying to find the perfect venue to hold your child’s birthday party?  Be a party animal at the Children's Zoo!   Visit our Wild Time Birthday Partiespage for more information.

 

 

Garden with Tortoise Statues

 

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Welcome to the Children’s Zoo at Celebration Square. Come and satisfy your hunger from an impressive list of hot food, snacks, and refreshments.

  • Train Whistle Café* is located near our train station. Our outdoor seating offers a variety of scenic views including the Forgotten Forest, the River Otters, the Butterfly House and much more!

We offer a variety of eating options, from a list of hot food, snacks and refreshments as well as some great lunch options. We also serve a variety of ice cream products.  There are also picnic areas available in the Zoo, so feel free to bring your own picnic lunch.  No glass containers please. 

*Please call 989-759-1408 to check hours of operation.  Snacks and drinks are always available in the Zoo Store.

Let us host your birthday party,retirement or office party, or family reunion
Just call the Zoo Office for more information at 989-759-1408.

Train Whistle Cafe

We are a Regional Destination celebrating

Nature, Wildlife and Lifelong Discovery

through affordable and engaging experiences.

The Children's Zoo is one of the few zoos in the nation that operates completely independently of tax-based funding.

Our operating budget is 100% comprised of voluntary donations
and revenues generated through daily visitors.

Each time you visit, and with every donation you give, you invest in your local Zoo,

the Children's Zoo at Celebration Square!

 

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