John Ball Zoo

Open until 4pm


You can make a difference at the Zoo! Your gift will support all areas of operations including animal food, conservation needs, education programs for kids and much more.

Donate to John Ball Zoo


John Ball Zoo takes an active role in conservation, not only here in Michigan, but around the world!

Sponsor the Red Panda through our Animal Sponsorship Program.

Members' Corner

John Ball Zoo membership includes free regular admission, special events, discounts, plus much more. Become a membership today!

Purchase tickets to Monster Mash - Thursday October 19th, 5 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us at Harmony Hall. 

Celebrate wildlife with us. Thank you to Harmony Hall for donating 10% of all food orders and $1.00 per beer to JBZ this Sunday, 10/15. (Bridge St. location)