The 111 year old Aquarium is entering the digital age! Thanks to the Questers #147 of Grosse Pointe, we have new electronic signage to better communicate what’s going on at the Aquarium and on the island. Come check it out – we’re now open Friday, Saturday…more
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Belle Isle Aquarium
As of June 5, 2015, the Belle Isle Aquarium is open Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission and parking.
Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory
The Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory is Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission.
As of June 5, 2015, the Dossin Great Lakes Museum will be open Friday through Sunday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. all summer through Labor Day weekend. Free admission.
Belle Isle Nature Zoo is open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from April to November and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. November through April. Free admission.
The James Scott Memorial Fountain will operate from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily from June 11, 2015 through Labor Day. The fountain will not run during severe weather.
Senior Power Days at Belle Isle kicks off 11 free events for seniors in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties on Wednesday, July 8 at the Belle Isle Casino. For more information find them on Facebook or call (313) 878-1416.
Detroit Swims kicked off free swim lessons at Belle Isle this past Saturday. The class covered rules, basic open water swimming safety, and how to property fit a life jacket. Thanks to General Motors Foundation for funding the program via the Belle Isle…more
We're hiring an Administrative Assistant for the Belle Isle Conservancy - applications are due Friday, July 10th. …more
Belle Isle’s most popular attractions are expanding hours for the summer season. …more
The Belle Isle Conservancy and the Department of Natural Resources are jointly hiring a full-time volunteer coordinator for Belle Isle Park. …more
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