Welcome
Welcome to our Detroit Zoo online eTicket store where you can buy discounted admission for your group of 15 or more!

You are just a few clicks away from purchasing and printing tickets that will save you time and money for your visit. We look forward to seeing you soon!
IMPORTANT MESSAGE
The Detroit Zoological Society has revised safety protocols. Face masks are encouraged indoors for the well-being of each other, staff and the animals who call the Detroit Zoo home. It is our goal to make the Zoo experience one that is safe for our visitors, staff and animals. Let's work together. Please be respectful, help each other and help protect the endangered animals.
For more information and to check updates from the DZS regarding health precautions related to COVID-19. Please visit https://detroitzoo.org/health/ for updates.

The Zoo does not offer refunds, date changes or rain checks due to weather, animal availability and/or animal visibility. NO EXCEPTIONS!
 
Hours of Operation
Open Year Round
(Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day)

September 6 - September 30, 2022: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
October 1 - December 31, 2022: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 
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 15+ GENERAL ADMISSION - II
In order to receive a group discount, you MUST purchase 15 or more tickets in your shopping cart. Tickets are valid for general admission during regular Zoo hours only and do not include vouchers for rides or attractions. DOES NOT INCLUDE WILD LIGHTS ADMISSION. Parking not included. Group Prices range from $14 - $17 Adults and $11 - $13 Child and Senior, subject to availability and date of purchase. Prices and operating schedule are subject to change without notice.

DISCOUNT WILL BE APPLIED ONCE TICKETS ARE PLACED IN YOUR CART. Offer not valid for special or evening events and cannot be combined with other promotions. Tickets are non-refundable.

Face masks are encouraged indoors for the well-being of each other, staff and the animals who call the Detroit Zoo home. Let's work together. Please be respectful, help each other and help protect the endangered animals.

Offer not valid for special or evening events and cannot be combined with other promotions. Tickets are non-refundable.

Group Adult - General Admission
From $14.00
Valid for an Adult ages 19 to 64 years.

Group Child - General Admission
From $11.00
Valid for a Child ages 2 to 18 years.

Group Senior- General Admission
From $11.00
Valid for a Senior ages 65+ years.

Child Under 2 General Admission Ticket
From $0.00
FREE General Admission to the Zoo for a child under 2. IMPORTANT! In order for you to receive the GROUP 15+ discounted price, you MUST have a combined total of 15 adult, child and/or senior admission tickets (NOT including FREE child under 2 yrs.), in your shopping cart.
 
BUS AND MOTORCOACH PARKING

Bus Parking
Price: $12.00
This voucher provides pre-paid general parking in one of the designated Zoo parking lots. Valid any day in 2022 during regular Zoo hours.

 
AUTOMOBILE / VAN PARKING

Parking
Price: $8.00
This voucher provides pre-paid general parking for a car/van in one of the designated Zoo parking lots. Valid any day in 2022 during regular Zoo hours.

 
Groups 20+ Wild Lights Admission
EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF THE DETROIT ZOO IN WINTER AS YOU TAKE IN THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE SEASON. WILD LIGHTS IS AN EVENT FOR ALL AGES!

This one-of-a-kind experience runs from Nov. 19, 2022, to Jan. 8, 2023, on select weeknights and most Sundays from 5 to 9 p.m. Most Fridays and Saturdays, the event will take place from 5 to 10:30 p.m.

Plan your visit today to find out why Wild Lights is our most extraordinary event of the year.

This is an outdoor event and limited to the front half of the Zoo. There will be no access to animal habitats during your Wild Lights experience. Children younger than 2 are admitted free. member discounts do not apply to this event. Wild Lights is hosted rain, snow or shine.

Group prices range $15 - $24 based on date, time and ticket availability. Parking not included. Parking is $8 per vehicle for all members and non-members.

Tickets MUST be purchased at least 24 hours in advance of intended date. Offer expires January 7, 2023.

Prices and operating schedule are subject to change without notice. Offer cannot be combined with other promotions. Tickets are non-refundable. Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo is an outdoor event; there will be no access to animal habitats.

Wild Lights Admission
From $15.00
Admission valid for one Adult (19-64 yrs.), Child (2-18 yrs.) or Senior (65+ yrs.) Children under 2 are FREE!

 

 
Wild Lights Parking

Wild Lights Parking Voucher
Price: $8.00
This voucher provides pre-paid general parking for a car/van in one of the designated Zoo parking lots. Valid any night of Wild Lights through January 8, 2023.

Wild Lights Bus Parking Voucher
Price: $12.00
This voucher provides pre-paid general parking for a bus in one of the designated Zoo parking lots. Valid any night of Wild Lights through January 8, 2023.
 

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Trolley guests that park in the Woodward Lot or the Large 10-Mile Lot will enter through Gate # 10.