Penguin Silhouette 

April 22rd - October 7th*
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily

*Special MEMBERS ONLY event, MemberFest - April 15th
Plus select dates, November through February.


Admission Rates

April 22rd - October 7th:  $5

Price above is per person for adults and children age 1 and up.

Infants 11 months and under:  FREE
Children's Zoo Members:  FREE


Thrifty Tuesday:  $3.50 per person (valid for general admission)


Military Price: $3.50 admission per person.

In support of our troops, the Zoo is proud to offer Active Duty military and veterans, and their immediate family/direct dependents a special price on admission (with valid military ID)*.

*Veterans must present a valid Michigan Drivers License/State issued I.D. indicating "veteran" status. Veteran must be present with dependents for them to receive the discount.


Purchase a Zoo Membership Today!

Memberships cover admission and rides for one full year!  



Most of the pathways are paved, allowing easier mobility.
A limited number of wheelchairs are available on a first come, first served basis.

Electronic Convenience Vehicles (Amigos) are available to rent:
$25 Refundable Deposit
$6 for the 1st Hour
$1 per additional 1/2 Hour.



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



Train or Carousel:  $1 per person, per ride or $5 per person for an unlimited day pass.

TrainCelebration Square Carousel

Service Animals

Certified service animals are allowed to visit the Zoo. The animal must be in good health and have current vaccinations. 

Please be ready to fill out a little paperwork before entering the Zoo with your service animal. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please call (989) 759-1408.