Please note: In preparation for our event, A Wild Affair:
• Stone Zoo's Bird Show will be closed from June 22-24.
• Stone Zoo will close at 1:00 p.m. on June 23. General admission tickets will be sold through 12:30 p.m.


Butterflies & Fairy Houses

Franklin Park Zoo

Saturday, July 7, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Explore the newly-decorated Butterfly Hollow (formerly known as Butterfly Landing) at Franklin Park Zoo! Stoll through this exhibit filled with bright, beautiful butterflies, garden beds, a pond and tranquil music. As you stroll through this magical space, be sure to look for enchanting fairy houses nestled along your path.

Flutter by our education station to explore more about butterflies and the important role they play in our ecosystem as a pollinator, and make a fairy house craft to take home. Learn all about the butterfly life cycle and see how many different species you can spot throughout your stroll.

Just for Kids (or kids at heart!)

• Come dressed for the occasion in your own butterfly mask (pictured here)
Learn how to turn your yard or apartment balcony into a certified wildlife habitat!