Cooling off: New fountain is popular Detroit Zoo attraction

A new attraction at the Detroit Zoo is proving popular among visitors during hot days.

The fountain is located outside the $30 million Polk Penguin Conservation Center, which opened earlier this year at the zoo in Royal Oak.

The Detroit Free Press reports ( ) the fountain includes more than two-dozen water jets that blast upward and features an outline of Antarctica. During the winter months it will become a 1,100-square-foot ice skating rink.

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