Please note: Due to our annual wine-tasting event, Uncorked, Franklin Park Zoo will close at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 30. General admission tickets will be sold through 3:30 p.m.


Nigerian Dwarf Goat


Ever met a pygmy zebu? Now’s your chance to hang out with this miniature, humped cattle species that's native to India. Don’t worry, he’s friendly—just like the rest of the farm animals in the Barnyard, including sheep, goats and more!

Barnyard Animals:

  • Guinea Hogs
  • Nigerian Dwarf Goats
  • Pygmy Zebu
  • Chickens


Please note: Rain, high heat or other conditions may affect availability.

Weekdays, 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Weekends and holidays, 10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Header image courtesy of Robert Michelson