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Our Zoos will be closed for all-staff events on the following dates:
Tuesday, Feb. 7: Stone Zoo Closed  •  Thursday, Feb. 9: Franklin Park Zoo Closed
We hope to see you on another day!

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North American river otters

February School Vacation Week

Stone Zoo

February 20 - 24 & February 27 - March 3, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Go WILD during February school vacation at Stone Zoo! Your winter school break is the perfect time to connect with incredible wildlife and spend a memorable day with family and friends exploring all the Zoo has to offer, including a scavenger hunt, zookeeper chats, and tasty treats (first come, first served).

Schedule of Events

  • 11:00 a.m.: Mystery Animal Encounter (Location: Animal Discovery Center)
  • 1:00 p.m.: Otter Keeper Chat 
  • 1:30 p.m.: Barn Owl Chat/Encounter (Location: In front of Animal Discovery Center)
  • 2:00 p.m.: Black bear Keeper Chat
  • Friday, Feb. 24, 10:00 a.m.: Celebrate the otter kits' 1st Birthday with us. Watch as these cuties otterly enjoy their festive exhibit enrichment, and help us create new otter enrichment!

All events are included with general admission and most take place outside.