Schools & Groups

Are you bringing a group to the zoo? Young or old, large or small, we have options for you, and all are offered year round!

General Admission

Groups of 20 or more can visit for a reduced rate of $1 off per person. Call 517-342-2765 or rbellosillo@ingham.org.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, all education programs at the zoo as well as off-site outreaches are suspended until further notice.  We will reevaluate the situation in early fall and make further determinations based on health guidelines at that time.  In the meantime, we hope you will stay connected to Potter Park Zoo through our website and social media platforms.​

Guided Tours

Groups of 10 or more can reserve a guided tour, led by one of our friendly and knowledgeable docents. Tours last about an hour, and there are a variety of topics to choose from. General Admission is included. Click here to learn more.

Live Animal Presentation

Live, 1 hour presentations are available to groups of 10 or more and include an up close look at some of our Ambassador Animals. A variety of topics are available for groups from Pre-K to seniors. General Admission is included. Click here for more information.

Overnight Experiences

Spend the night at the zoo! Groups of 18 or more can camp out in tents (in warmer months) or have a sleepover in our education building. Click here for details.

 

Please email zooeducation@ingham.org