The Binder Park Zoo is a 433-acre (175 ha) zoo that opened in 1977 near Battle Creek, Michigan, in the United States. Binder Park Zoo is one of the largest zoos in Michigan, and features a large array of animals and plants, including the Wild Africa Exhibit. It includes a train, a tram, a carousel, and Wildlife Discovery Theatre.Plan to see Binder Park Zoo and other attractions that appeal to you using our Battle Creek attractions planner.
The Binder Park Zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA).
The Binder Park Zoo is open on May 1 for the 2021 season.
Binder Park Zoo reviews
Very good variety of animals.. can easily spend 3 hours ... All animals look happy, healthy and well fed living . Very good picnic spot for a summer week end more »
What a cool zoo. It was clean. Good for little tots because it is in a natural wooded area which offers a lot of cover. The African safari was awesome! It was like that scene from Jurassic Park when..... more »
I really liked it here. It was a nice trip. I liked that you could drive to the African animals. The giraffes were the best part of our trip (2 dollars a leaf to feed them) but they were all close anyways. It was a lot of downhill walking and I could see this being a problem for wheel chairs. We had a double stroller, however, and it did just fine. I love all of the statues and the food was good. It took us about 5 hours to walk it (with small children) .
What a wonderful zoo! Great animal exhibits and knowledgeable staff. Feeding the giraffes was amazing. It is $8 for 5 pieces of lettuce, but the pieces are big so they can be ripped into a couple pieces. Wonderful food in the cafe not overpriced for the quality and quantity. A great day!
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