In late summer of 2004, PPZ became home to a coral reef exhibit featuring over 30 invertebrates and fish.
On the morning of October 19, 2011, Michigan’s legislators discussed proposed changes to the state’s Large Carnivore Act.
Yesterday was a bittersweet day as we said goodbye to Whispering Giant, the iconic Native American statue at PPZ.
For the past few years, our visitors have expressed how much they love Boo at the Zoo, which is great because it’s one of our favorite events to put on here at PPZ!
Did you know that rhinos have existed on Earth for over 50 MILLION YEARS?!Well, now you do.
The Eurasian Eagle Owl is amongst the largest owls on earth -- with a wingspan of 6ft!
"One of my favorite places in Michigan. Fairly small zoo with just the right amount of exhibits, nice setting, and overall good experiences."
- Edward J, Grand Rapids
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Potter Park Zoo
1301 S. Pennsylvania Ave.
Lansing, MI 48912
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