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Hours / Schedule

Today’s Hours — 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Detroit Zoo is open 362 days a year, closing only on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.


Schedule

MONTH HOURS NOTES

January

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Closed New Year's Day (Jan. 1).

February 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
March 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
April 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Spring/summer hours begin
May 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
June 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. On June 24, 2022, the Detroit Zoo will be open from 9 a.m. to noon, closing early for the annual Sunset at the Zoo fundraiser
July  1-11 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
July  12-31 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Zoo Closes at 5 p.m starting July 12th
August 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
September 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Detroit Zoo will be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. September 1 – September 5, 2022
October 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fall/winter hours begin.
On October 8-10, 15-17 and 22-24 the Detroit Zoo will be open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., closing early for Zoo Boo. Get your tickets here!
November 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 25)
December 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed Christmas Day (Dec. 25)