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Binder Park Zoo

#1 of 15 things to do in Battle Creek Features Animals
7400 Division Dr, Battle Creek, MI 49014-9500
+1 269-979-1351
Review Highlights
The giraffes are awesome

We were so excited to feed the giraffes. It was so much better then we even imagined. Tram ride... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Belvidere, Illinois
Love this zoo, go every year!

-Love feeding the giraffes -On a hot day, Africa part of zoo gives the feel you're actually there... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tiffany H
Lansing, Michigan
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7400 Division Dr, Battle Creek, MI 49014-9500
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were so excited to feed the giraffes. It was so much better then we even imagined. Tram ride over was nice. Great little family zoo.

Thank Hollyh68
Reviewed 2 days ago

-Love feeding the giraffes -On a hot day, Africa part of zoo gives the feel you're actually there with safari setup -The large animals have adequate space to move around -New lion exhibit I've yet to see, but am very excited to. -Lots of shade...More

Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Don't get me wrong, we loved the zoo, but thought it was outrageous that the mobility challenged guests must pay an extra $6 to use a wheelchair. Obviously there is LOTS of walking and Binder does a great job making the majority ADA compliant, but...More

Thank AnnArborMHT
Reviewed 1 week ago

Binder Park Zoo is a delightful place for all ages! Such a wonderful asset in Battle Creek for all to enjoy!

1  Thank bc7791
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our kids love this place! We've been a few times and our kids never get tired of feeding the Giraffes! Nice place to go with small kids. The petting zoo is great, the food is average and the staff is nice. They even went out...More

Thank KS_Braun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The joys of having purchased a family membership..... We just recently moved to this area and one of the first things we did is purchase a family membership online. Well we did pay for it and received the email confirmation but never actually got the...More

2  Thank Svenja C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went with a Senior group outing and we got discount rates. Food was excellent. We had the Chicken salad, husband had a hamburger plate great French fries, had a variety of drinks, water juice, soft drinks. I enjoyed the Carousel ride. The various Flag...More

1  Thank Olivernina
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Great zoo for kids to see African animals upclose. Wagons are available on rent. Place is huge, be prepared for a hike. Good options for food and merchandise too. Plan ahead and you can be part of some zoo events. Kids can enjoy face painting,...More

Thank bmprabhu
Reviewed 4 June 2017

all the reviews I read were accurate. yes it needs to be updated, correct that there should be more cats, absolutely it is great for being a small zoo in a small city and it is a little expensive. No Mosquitoes but then the weather...More

1  Thank Tiggertoyoutoo
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I live in an area that has 2 quality zoos, so when my Battle Creek friend said that he wanted us to see the Binder Park Zoo, I was ambivalent, thinking Battle Creek is a smaller city, so their zoo will probably be small, too....More

2  Thank Jane M
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Antoon B
27 May 2017|
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13 July 2016|
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Response from mommyofone1 | Reviewed this property |
No, outside animals are not allowed
Tina M
16 May 2015|
Response from Mermaid_at_Heart2014 | Reviewed this property |
Check out the Fort Custer recreation camp ground. It is a State park. Beautiful property!