Meet the Giraffe Family!
Don’t miss an opportunity to meet the giraffes up-close at Franklin Park Zoo


Meet the Giraffe Family! 

Giraffe Encounters are currently closed for the winter season. Please check this website again for future availability. 

Don’t miss an opportunity to meet the giraffes up-close! Space is limited to 15 individuals. Guests may purchase tickets at the Giraffe Encounter gate, located past the Giraffe Savannah and across from Outback Trail. Participants must arrive 15 minutes prior to the encounter time. Each experience will last approximately 30 minutes. 

Please note: There is no advance registration and the encounters may be cancelled at any time due to weather or the animals’ needs.

When:  11:00 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Cost: $5.00 per person (first-come, first-served)