Ixchel, Zoo Year's tapir tot, and mom, Abby

Celebrate Mother's Day at Franklin Park Zoo

Franklin Park Zoo

Sunday, May 13, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Help us celebrate your mom (and all of ours!) with FREE ADMISSION for all mothers throughout the day. Bring Mom along with the entire family to the Zoo for a memorable day spent discovering incredible animals!

Be sure to look for all of the animal moms – say hello to Kiki the western lowland gorilla and her offspring Kimani, Kambiri and Azize, as well as Baird’s tapir mom, Abby and the Zoo Year's tapir tot, Ixchel.