Safety Information

Potter Park Zoo is open!

Click button to purchase tickets online!

*Members & Ingham County Residents must login prior to making selections to receive discounted rates. 

Tickets are available 14 days in advance. 

*Please note, online ticket sales are not available for reciprocal zoo members. We will accept reciprocal zoo members at the gate only, where we ask you to bring your membership card to get your discount. 

Should I visit the zoo?.

Do not visit the zoo if: 

–  You feel sick
–  You have been asked to self-isolate or self-quarantine by the health department or doctor
If you begin feeling sick while at the zoo, reach out to our  staff so that someone from the on-site team may assist you​. Thank you for helping to keep the zoo a safe place for everyone! 

What to Know Before Your Zoo Adventure

Wash Hands and Use Hand Sanitizer Frequently

We have placed many new hand sanitizer stations throughout the zoo.

Social Distance

Signs and paw prints have been placed throughout the zoo to guide guests in proper social distance.

Thank you for helping us keep the zoo a safe place for all.


Have more questions? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information!