Field Trips

FEC-small-IMGP0205Detroit Zoo - Ford Education Center
Discover the Detroit Zoo, an extension of your classroom! The Ford Education Center is the heart of education opportunities that await you and your students. Our programs complement Michigan Grade Level and High School Content Expectations while addressing Next Generation Science Standards. Programs are offered year-round. Maximum group size is noted in the program descriptions.


BINZ exteriorBelle Isle Nature Zoo
The BINZ provides year-round unique educational, recreational and conservation opportunities for Detroit school children as well as other students, teachers, families and community groups throughout the tri-county area. A 1/8-mile interpreted nature trail has been developed as well as outdoor and indoor animal exhibits. Our field trip programs are FREE! Programs include a fallow deer feeding, a hands-on activity and/or biofact discovery time.