There are so many zootastic reasons to give Detroit Zoological Society membership gift certificates!

There are so many zootastic reasons to give Detroit Zoological Society membership gift certificates! It’s the gift that gives twice!
Someone receives a full year’s supply of Vitamin Z and you help support the animals at the Detroit Zoo and Belle Isle Nature Center. Membership prices range from $63 to $200 and residents of Macomb, Oakland, and Wayne counties receive $10 off all categories.

Detroit zoo gift certificate

Your membership gift includes:

  • Free daytime admission and parking for one year to the Detroit Zoo and Belle Isle Nature Center
  • Discounted admission to zoos and aquariums nationwide
  • Discounts on Zoo merchandise and classes
  • Advance ticket sales to special events
  • Exclusive seasonal Members-only entrance
  • Free subscriptions to Habitat and Zmail


There are three easy ways to purchase membership gifts: go online , visit our onsite Membership Office or call (248) 541-5717.


Awe-inspiring habitats

Winter is a wonderful time to experience the Detroit Zoo and its125 acres of award-winning, naturalistic habitats designed to meet the animals’ needs while offering guests incredible views and experiences. Many animals are active in the colder winter months, including the gray wolves, wolverines, Japanese macaques, camels, polar bears, arctic foxes, and red pandas. 

You can also explore the many indoor areas, including the Edward Mardigian Sr. River Otter Habitat, Matilda R. Wilson Free-Flight Aviary, Butterfly Garden, Holden Reptile Conservation Center, National Amphibian Conservation Center, Great Apes of Harambee and Polk Penguin Conservation Center.

Holiday happenings at the Detroit Zoo

Keep the kids busy and active this winter at the Detroit Zoo!


Wild Lights: Make it a holiday tradition

November 17 – December 31

Tickets are now on sale for this spectacular holiday light display. For 24 nights, more than five million LED lights will illuminate trees, buildings and 265 sculptures – more than 220 of which are animals. Experience the magic of the Detroit Zoo in winter and enjoy holiday entertainment for all ages.

There are different prices for Wild Lights based on the time and day. The website always has the best pricing so make sure you visit HERE  for times and prices. Parking is an additional cost.

Detroit Zoo gift certificate
Chicago, Joshua Hanford, Joshua Hanford Photography.


What will YOU do at the Zoo this holiday season?



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