Plan ahead! Franklin Park Zoo will be closed to the public all day on Sunday, July 28 due to a private event. If you would like to visit the Zoo on this day, we are happy to welcome you to Stone Zoo which will be open regular hours from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Field Trips

Our Zoos are free to Massachusetts school groups, grades K-12, Monday through Friday during the regular school year. Kindergarten classes are allowed one free adult chaperone for every five students, while grades 1-12 are allowed one free adult per every ten students. Special needs classes are allowed one free adult chaperone for every student. Standard adult group rates apply for additional adults. 

Guided educational tours and classroom programs at the Zoos are also available for a fee.

Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance of your arrival date.
Book early, as some days fill up quickly! Visit our Group Reservations page to make a reservation.

Contact us for more information on available programs and tours.