John Ball Zoo

Open until 4pm


Help John Ball Zoo build a winter holding area for our flamingos and other tropical birds before the snow flies; dollar for dollar match gives YOUR gift wings! Click here to support John Ball Zoo's Annual Fund today.


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

Sponsor the Magellanic Penguin through our Animal Sponsorship Program.

Members' Corner

Monster Mash is October 20th 5pm-7:30pm

Buy your tickets today for our Superhero Monster Mash! We sold out last year! 

Zoo Goes Boo

Mark your calendars!  Zoo Goes Boo will take place Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays - October 21, 22 & 23 and October 28, 29 & 30 - 10:00am to 3:00pm.