Open as weather permits
|Take a Ride on the Wild Side!
Spin on a sea lion, revolve on a rabbit and twirl on a T. rex! The 36-foot custom-made, wood-and-brass carousel is adorned with 33 brilliant hand-carved, hand-painted figures, including traditional carousel horses as well as a colorful collection of other mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, insects, snakes, fish, seahorses, dinosaurs and an ADA-compliant peacock chariot.
Show Your Support!
Carousel figures are available to be named. Honor a loved one, commemorate a life milestone, show your company's support or celebrate your family's legacy by sponsoring the figure of your choice. For a $10,000 tax-deductible contribution, your name will be displayed on a brass plaque placed on your selected figure and on the signage at the Carousel for the life of the attraction.
For questions or to reserve your Detroit Zoo Carousel figure, contact Tricia Brosnahan at (248) 336-5728 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don't wait too long or someone else will sponsor your favorite!