Linne's two-toed sloth

Free Admission on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Franklin Park Zoo Stone Zoo

Monday, January 21, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Franklin Park Zoo and Stone Zoo will offer free admission! At Franklin Park Zoo, guests are invited to write messages of hope and peace on a mural located within the Tropical Forest Pavilion. This is a wonderful opportunity to spend a memorable day with family and friends while learning about fascinating wildlife from all over the world.

Franklin Park Zoo

  • 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. – Arts & Crafts, Tropical Forest
  • 10:30 a.m. – Zebra zookeeper chat, Serengeti Crossing
  • 11:30 a.m. – Hippo zookeeper chat
  • 1:00 p.m – Mystery animal encounter, Hippo Theater
  • 2:30 p.m – Red panda zookeeper chat

Stone Zoo

  • 10:30 a.m. – Arctic fox zookeeper chat
  • 11:00 a.m. – Mystery animal encounter, Animal Discovery Center
  • 1:30 p.m. – Mystery animal encounter, Animal Discovery Center
  • 2:30 p.m – Otter zookeeper chat