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Welcome to our Detroit Zoo online eTicket store where you can buy discounted admission for your group of 20 or more!

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Polk Penguin Conservation Center
The Penguinarium is permanently closed. Visit the macaronis, rockhoppers, kings and gentoos in the Polk Penguin Conservation Center - now open!

The Polk Penguin Conservation Center is free with Detroit Zoo admission; however, to ensure an enjoyable experience for all guests, timed-entry passes are required during the weekends. Passes are available on a first-come, first-served basis at main admissions on the day of your visit.
 
Hours of Operation
Open 362 Days a Year
(Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day)
April 1 until day after Labor Day: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Detroit Zoo will be open until 8 pm on Wednesday and Thursday. evenings in August of 2017.
 
CHAPERONE POLICY
Youth organizations receiving discounted admission rates must provide one adult (18+ years old) chaperone per ten (10) students, and chaperones must stay with students at all times regardless of age. Students found without a chaperone will be held in the Security Office.
 
GROUP 20+ TOTAL EXPERIENCE TICKET
Includes ONE general admission to the Zoo, PLUS ONE ticket to the Carousel, ONE ticket to the Tauber Family Railroad (one way) and TWO tickets redeemable for the 4-D Theater and/or Simulator Ride - both located in the Wild Adventure Zone. All Attraction tickets must be used on day of visit. Attractions available seasonally. Parking not included.

Prices and operating schedule are subject to change without notice. Offer not valid for special or evening events and cannot be combined with other promotions. Tickets are non-refundable. Offer valid through September 29, 2017.

Group Adult- Total Experience
Regular Price: $29.00
Group Price: $24.00
Valid for a Child ages 2 to 14 yrs. For a child under 2 yrs. please purchase a general admission ticket.

Group Child- Total Experience
Regular Price: $25.00
Group Price: $20.00
Valid for a Child ages 2 to 14 yrs. For a child under 2 yrs. please purchase a general admission ticket.

Group Senior- Total Experience
Regular Price: $25.00
Group Price: $20.00
Valid for a Seniors ages 62+.

When you arrive you may choose to use your voucher for TWO of the following:

4-D Theater: Turtle Vision 4-D. A dazzling, 'round the world, ocean adventure. The long-awaited follow-up to "PandaVision" and "SOS Planet" is here.Experience the ups and downs of life on land and sea in this coming of age story starring the cutest sea turtle on the big screen. From the warm waters of the tropics to the icy Antarctic, join Sammy and his friends on an exciting journey through truly immersive environments. Swim through colorful coral reefs and enjoy a dazzling ride on a fun-loving octopus.

4-D Theater: Coastal Predators: A 4-D Experience. Coastal Predators: A 4-D Experience is an astonishing underwater Armageddon.Each year billions of sardines are pushed into the shallows as the ocean's most incredible animals forego natural instincts towards each other to come together for a common quest. Without the annual sardine run, the lives of the animals caught up in the drama hang in the balance. Stunning visuals and high octane action with 4-D effects bring this great spectacle to life as you dive into this feeding frenzy of epic proportions.

Simulator Ride: SpongeBob SquarePants Ride - The Great Jelly Rescue! When the villainous Plankton abducts all the Jellyfish with his pollution-belching contraption, it is up to SpongeBob SquarePants to save the day! With his friends in tow, SpongeBob takes us all on a rollicking adventure to free the Jellyfish and destroy Plankton's terrible machine. See how SpongeBob's big heart puts him oceans above the rest!

 
GROUP 20+ VALUE PASS
Includes ONE general admission to the Zoo, PLUS ONE ticket to the Tauber Family Railroad (one way) and ONE ticket redeemable for the 4-D Theater OR Simulator Ride - both located in the Wild Adventure Zone. Attraction tickets must be used on day of visit. Attractions available seasonally. Parking not included.

Prices and operating schedule are subject to change without notice. Offer not valid for special or evening events and cannot be combined with other promotions. Tickets are non-refundable. Offer valid through September 30, 2017.

Group Adult-Value Pass
Regular Price: $22.00
Group Price: $18.00
Valid for an Adult ages 15 to 61 yrs.

Group Child- Value Pass
Regular Price: $18.00
Group Price: $14.00
Valid for a Child ages 2 to 14 yrs. For a child under 2 yrs. please purchase a general admission ticket.

Group Senior- Value Pass
Regular Price: $18.00
Group Price: $14.00
Valid for a Seniors ages 62+.

When you arrive you may choose to use your voucher for ONE of the following:

4-D Theater: Turtle Vision 4-D. A dazzling, 'round the world, ocean adventure. The long-awaited follow-up to "PandaVision" and "SOS Planet" is here.Experience the ups and downs of life on land and sea in this coming of age story starring the cutest sea turtle on the big screen. From the warm waters of the tropics to the icy Antarctic, join Sammy and his friends on an exciting journey through truly immersive environments. Swim through colorful coral reefs and enjoy a dazzling ride on a fun-loving octopus.

4-D Theater: Coastal Predators: A 4-D Experience. Coastal Predators: A 4-D Experience is an astonishing underwater Armageddon.Each year billions of sardines are pushed into the shallows as the ocean's most incredible animals forego natural instincts towards each other to come together for a common quest. Without the annual sardine run, the lives of the animals caught up in the drama hang in the balance. Stunning visuals and high octane action with 4-D effects bring this great spectacle to life as you dive into this feeding frenzy of epic proportions.

Simulator Ride: SpongeBob SquarePants Ride - The Great Jelly Rescue! When the villainous Plankton abducts all the Jellyfish with his pollution-belching contraption, it is up to SpongeBob SquarePants to save the day! With his friends in tow, SpongeBob takes us all on a rollicking adventure to free the Jellyfish and destroy Plankton's terrible machine. See how SpongeBob's big heart puts him oceans above the rest!

 
GROUP 20+ GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET
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In order to receive a group discount, you MUST purchase 20 or more tickets in your shopping cart. Tickets are valid for general admission only and do not include vouchers for rides or attractions. Parking not included.

Prices and operating schedule are subject to change without notice. Offer not valid for special or evening events and cannot be combined with other promotions. Tickets are non-refundable. Offer valid through December 31, 2017.

Group Adult- General Admission
Regular Price: $14.00
Group Price: $12.00
Valid for an Adult ages 15 to 61 yrs.

Group Child-General Admission
Regular Price: $10.00
Group Price: $8.00
Valid for a Child ages 2 to 14 yrs.

Group Senior- General Admission
Regular Price: $10.00
Group Price: $8.00
Valid for a Senior ages 62+ yrs.

Child Under 2 General Admission Ticket
Regular Price: $0.00
Group Price: $0.00
FREE General Admission to the Zoo for a child ages 2 and under. IMPORTANT! In order for you to receive the GROUP OF 20 discounted price, you MUST have a combined total of 20 adult, child and/or senior admission tickets (NOT including FREE child under 2 yrs.), in your shopping cart.
 
DINING IN THE ZOO MEAL VOUCHER
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This meal voucher is redeemable for any entree basket and large souvenir beverage. Entree baskets include your choice of cheeseburger, chicken sandwich, chicken tenders, jumbo hot dog, slice of pizza, vegetarian burger or two Coney dogs (American Coney Island only) and house-made chips. Tax included.

'Dining in the Zoo' Meal Voucher
Price: $11.50
Valid at the Arctic Cafe, Safari Grill and American Coney Island. Valid any day through 2017. Offer good during regular Zoo hours only.

 
BUS AND MOTORCOACH PARKING

Bus Parking
Price: $12.00
This voucher provides pre-paid general parking in one of the designated Zoo parking lots.

 
AUTOMOBILE / VAN PARKING

Parking
Price: $7.00
This voucher provides pre-paid general parking for a car/van in one of the designated Zoo parking lots.

 
TICKETS IN MULTIPLE CATEGORIES
If you are purchasing a total of 20 or more tickets,

but need to purchase them in multiple product categories,

please call Jenise E. Collins at (248)336-5841.