Due to the Caribbean Festival Parade on Saturday, 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.



Serengeti Crossing

Ostrich, Grant’s zebras, white-bearded wildebeests, warthogs and other species typically found on the African Savannah roam this four acre expanse of grasslands and rolling wooded hills.