You can’t have a bad day out at the zoo. The Detroit Zoo offers 15 habitats with numerous animals to see, and hosts many different events (both day and night) that are worth planning a day for.
If you are looking for a movie date, the Maple Theater in Bloomfield Hills is a great theater offering great concessions to accompany your movie. The Maple Theater also offers “Secret Cinema” where you don’t know what you’re going to be watching until the lights go down.
The Matthaei Botanical Gardens at the University of Michigan offers 11 outdoor garden spaces to the public. Along with the gardens, you can take a walk along 3 miles of nature trails, or visit the year-round indoor conservatory filled with plants from around the world.
Offering a place to showcase contemporary and historical artworks, U of M’s Museum of Art offers a collection of African art, Asian art, design works, photography, western art, and more. Plus, there are many events the museum holds to make this a repeat location for a date.
With over 50 years of experience working with horses, the Maybury Riding Stable in Northville provides scenic guided trail rides while riding horseback. Focusing on beginners, Maybury Riding Stable offers a relaxing ride in one of the best state parks in Michigan.