Directions and Construction

Address

Detroit Zoo • 8450 W. 10 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48067


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Construction Updates

Construction Updates

Avoid the dreaded orange barrel (Aurantiaco cupa horribilis) … get up-to-the-minute road construction and traffic updates from Mi Drive.

If you are traveling to the Zoo from the east, be advised that I-696 is closed from I-94 to I-75 until November 4, 2018.

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Directions

Detroit Zoo - Local Driving DirectionsThe Detroit Zoo is located at 8450 W. 10 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48067, at the northwest corner of the intersection of Woodward Avenue and 10 Mile Road (I-696).

If you are traveling to the Zoo from the east, be advised that I-696 is closed from I-94 to I-75 until November 4, 2018.

  • I-696 is closed until November 4, 2018. If you are traveling from the east, take 12 Mile Road or 16 Mile Road to Woodward Avenue and head south.
  • From the west, take I-696 to Exit 16 for Woodward Avenue, Main Street, and the Detroit Zoo
  • From I-75 north or south, take Exit 61 to I-696 west; follow I-696 west to Exit 16
  • The Zoo is entered from either Woodward Avenue or 10 Mile Road; just look for the Detroit Zoo Water Tower

 

Save the planet one bus ride at a time when you “Zoom to the Zoo” on the SMART FAST Woodward express with a stop at the Detroit Zoo! This new partnership runs through September 30 and features a busload of perks – including a discount on admission, free fountain drinks and a free return bus ride.