Please note: Due to the Caribbean Festival Parade on August 23, 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.


Mexican Gray Wolf

Mexican Gray Wolves

As a participant in the Mexican Wolf Species Survival Plan, Stone Zoo is home to five of these rare, endangered animals. Stalking the hills of their expansive wooded habitat, these pack animals are never far from one another. Want to know which wolf is the “Alpha,” or dominant animal, that day? Look for the wolf whose tail is sticking straight up in the air!


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