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And the gorilla baby's name is...

Aziza!

 

Watch as the gorillas make their name choice!

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What's the

ROAR

all about?

 

African lions now on exhibit! MORE

Show us your best

#zoofie!

 

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There's Something

Snappy

at Stone Zoo

 

Meet our American Alligators

Dayle Sullivan-Taylor

Raise a glass to our

Brew at the Zoo

beer-tasting event!

Franklin Park Zoo, August 15
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#zoofie!


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Meet Blue

the cougar!

 

 

On exhibit now at Stone Zoo

Eric Kilby

96 Elephants

killed daily for ivory

 

 

Join the Herd to Ban Ivory Sales

Come play with us!

There's lots of new things to do on our site,
from games, to coloring, to learning about
your favorite animals.

Check out the Kids’ Corner

Today's Hours: 10 am - 5 pm
1 Franklin Park Rd, Boston, MA 02121
617-541-LION (5466) Get Directions
Today's Hours: 10 am - 5 pm
149 Pond St, Stoneham, MA 02180
617-541-LION (5466) Get Directions

There's so much to do at the zoo

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  • Teach your students about conservation
  • Go on a date
  • Take your class on a field trip
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Today at Franklin Park Zoo

Aussie Aviary

Weekdays, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Weekends, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Petting Zoo

Daily, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

FPZ Schedule

Today at Stone Zoo

Petting Zoo

Weekdays, 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Masters of Flight: Birds of Prey

Weekdays, 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Reindeer Encounter

Daily, 11:15 a.m.

Alligator Training

Daily, 1:30 p.m.

Black Bear Training

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 3:30 p.m.

Cougar Training

Monday, Friday and Saturday, 4:00 p.m.

SZ Schedule

Upcoming Special Events

Author Visit and Book Reading

Thursday, August 6, 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., Franklin Park Zoo

Bottle & Can Recycling Drive

Second Saturday of each month, April through October, Stone Zoo

Brew at the Zoo

Saturday, August 15, 3:30 - 7:30 p.m., Franklin Park Zoo

Free Fun Friday at Franklin Park Zoo

Friday, August 21, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Franklin Park Zoo

All Events

Today at Franklin Park Zoo

Aussie Aviary

Weekdays, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Weekends, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Petting Zoo

Daily, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

FPZ Schedule

Today at Stone Zoo

Petting Zoo

Weekdays, 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Masters of Flight: Birds of Prey

Weekdays, 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Reindeer Encounter

Daily, 11:15 a.m.

Alligator Training

Daily, 1:30 p.m.

Black Bear Training

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 3:30 p.m.

Cougar Training

Monday, Friday and Saturday, 4:00 p.m.

SZ Schedule

Upcoming Special Events

Author Visit and Book Reading

Thursday, August 6, 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., Franklin Park Zoo

Bottle & Can Recycling Drive

Second Saturday of each month, April through October, Stone Zoo

Brew at the Zoo

Saturday, August 15, 3:30 - 7:30 p.m., Franklin Park Zoo

Free Fun Friday at Franklin Park Zoo

Friday, August 21, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Franklin Park Zoo

All Events