Boston Lights is SOLD OUT. Thank you for your interest, and we hope you can join us for ZooLights at Stone Zoo during the holiday season!

Know Before You Go: To ensure the safety of staff and guests, we've made modifications to the Zoo experience in accordance with public guidance and health recommendations. Please review our Re-Opening FAQs (FPZ and SZ) before your visit. Members:‚Äč Online reservations are required for your visit.


Pumpkenrichment Days

Franklin Park Zoo Stone Zoo

Saturday, October 24 & Sunday, October 25

It's all about fall! You're gourdially invited to get into the fall spirit at Zoo New England!

Visit your favorite friends at Franklin Park Zoo and Stone Zoo as they receive "pumpkenrichment!" Environmental enrichment encourages animals to use their natural abilities and behaviors to interact with their environment, and pumpkins are an excellent (and delicious) enrichment treat this time of year.

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Online reservations are required for members and general admission ticket buyers
Franklin Park Zoo | Stone Zoo

Lookin' gourdeous!

Guests are welcome to visit the Zoo in their Halloween costumes or the latest fall fashions. Please note, all guests are still required to wear a face covering in accordance with Massachusetts Public Health guidelines. A Halloween mask does not take the place of a face covering. Please visit our FAQ page (FPZ | SZ) for full details.

The following animals will receive pumpkins at 9:00 a.m.:

Franklin Park Zoo

  • Andean Condor
  • Baird's Tapir
  • Camel
  • Giraffe
  • Goat
  • Kea
  • Prairie Dog
  • Pygmy Hippo
  • Red Kangaroo
  • Red Panda
  • Red River Hog
  • Tiger
  • Western Lowland Gorilla

Stone Zoo

  • Black Bear
  • Bush Dog
  • Cougar
  • Gibbon
  • Goat
  • Otter
  • Snow Leopard