Play With Giraffes At This Detroit Zoo For An Absolutely Adorable Adventure

Is there anything more magical than getting up-close and personal with some of nature’s most majestic creatures? We think not – and there’s a place near the Motor City where you can enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience with some of the animal kingdom’s most beloved beings. The next time you’re craving a healthy dose of adventure and fun, head to Detroit’s most famous wildlife destination.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Address: 8450 West 10 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI, 48067

Zoo hours: Every day from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

To learn more about the Giraffe Encounter and the Detroit Zoo’s many other offerings, click here. Have you taken part in this unique experience at the Detroit Zoo? Share your photos and memories with us in the comments! Or, if you’d rather spend your time playing with penguins, click here to read about another Michigan zoo option.