Please note: 
• On Free Fun Friday, August 26, Franklin Park Zoo will close at 4:00 p.m., with the last admission at 3:30 p.m. 
• Due to the Caribbean Festival Parade on August 27, vehicular access and parking will be greatly affected around Franklin Park Zoo. Beginning at approximately 9:00 a.m., Peabody Circle will be closed to vehicular traffic, and vehicular access to Franklin Park Zoo will only be available from the Shea Rotary on Morton Street. Parking for Zoo guests will only be available at the Giraffe entrance accessed via Pierpont Road.


Bird's World Patio

Opened in 1913 and inspired by Asian historical architecture, Bird’s World is one of Franklin Park Zoo's original buildings.


Franklin Park Zoo (Outdoor/Not Tented)


140 people seated or 300 cocktail style reception


Evenings, April through October

Venue Price

$1,300 all-day rental
(Zoo members and non-profit groups receive 10% discount off of total venue price.)

Suggested Event

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