Pricing

Online ticket prices:

  • $13-18 / Adults (19 years – 64)
  • $10-15 / Children (2 years – 18)
  • $10-15 / Seniors (65+)
  • + Parking / $8
  • The Total Experience package includes a one-way ride on the train, one spin on the Carousel and two tickets for either the Simulator Ride or the 4-D Theater. It is purchased in addition to general admission.
Purchase Tickets

Same-day prices at admission gates:

  • $18 / Adults (19 years – 64)
  • $15 / Children (2 years – 18)
  • $15 / Seniors (65+)
  • $15 / Military with ID (Active duty, retired and veterans, residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb county only)
  • + Parking / $8
  • The Total Experience package includes a one-way ride on the train, one spin on the Carousel and two tickets for either the Simulator Ride or the 4-D Theater. It is purchased in addition to general admission.

We do not accept coupons from outside organizations, including Groupon.

Wild Lights at The Detroit Zoo

Experience the magic of the Detroit Zoo in winter as you take in the lights and sights and enjoy holiday entertainment and special activities on select dates now through January 5, 2020.

Find out More
  • Group Rates (20 or more)

    Become an instant hero in your organization!

    To make a group reservation call (248) 541-5717, ext. 3300, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Discount does not apply to orders placed by phone.

    Group admission rates valid during regular Zoo hours. The Detroit Zoo is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. Parking may be paid in advance or at Main Admissions. Hours and prices are subject to change without notice.

    For groups with special needs, call (248) 541-5717, ext. 3300

    Group Packages
  • School Groups / Field Trips
    • Group reservations must be made at least 30 days prior to your visit.
    • To make a reservation, please fill out the form below.
    • Please note that some days are not available due to special events or capacity limitations.
    • You will receive a confirmation statement with further instructions within one week from date received.

    The school group discount is only available during the traditional school year (after Labor Day through June 15, Monday – Friday).

    Pricing

    Wayne, Oakland and Macomb County
    (pre-payment required)
    Non-Tri-County
    Student – $8 Student – $10
    Adult – $8
    (includes chaperones and teachers)
    Adult – $10
    (includes chaperones and teachers)
    Parking: $8/car, $12/bus Parking: $8/car, $12/bus

    Unavailable Dates

    • Saturdays and Sundays
    • December 25
    • January 1
    • April 10
    • May 15 and 25
    • June 19
    Register Now      Field Trips FAQ

     

  • Convenience Rentals
    • Single Stroller – $7
    • Double Stroller – $10
    • Wagon – $10
    • Wheelchair – $10
      (valid driver’s license required as deposit)
    • Electric Convenience Vehicle (ECV)** – $28
      (valid driver’s license required as deposit – reservations NOT accepted.)

    ** There are a limited number of ECVs available for rental.  Personal units are allowed and recommended.

    Single and double strollers, wagons, wheelchairs and Electronic Convenience Vehicles (ECV) are available for rent at the Main Train Station (near the front of the park) and at the Africa Train Station (in the far corner of the park when the train is operating). Rented items cannot be taken on the Tauber Family Railroad.