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Non-Members: Online reservations are required for admission tickets. Daytime admission tickets are released intermittently and may not be available more than two weeks in advance.

Members: Advance reservations for daytime admission is not required. Members can check in at the admissions gate with their member cards and a photo ID.


Ticket buyer and associated guests commit to the following guidelines:

  • Wear a face mask indoors regardless of vaccination status. Please note: Children under two (FPZ) and five (SZ) are not required to wear a face covering except in the petting zoo area. Unvaccinated guests must wear masks in circumstances where you cannot maintain social distance outdoors.
  • Franklin Park Zoo: Starting 1/15/22, all visitors age 12+ must have proof of at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine to enter indoor exhibit spaces in accordance with the City of Boston’s requirement.
    Stone Zoo does not have vaccine requirements at this time.
  • Non-Members must enter the Zoo at the time listed on ticket. Please arrive no more than 5 minutes before your assigned time.


General Admission Ticket Prices

Adult: $19.95
Senior (62+): $17.95
Child (ages 2-12): $13.95
Children under 2: Free
Members: Free
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Please note: A $1.50 Safety and Processing fee applies per ticket.

Health & Safety Updates

We care about you and want to ensure a fun and safe experience for everyone who visits. For the safety of our guests, staff and animals,  please review our current Health & Safety Updates before your visit.

Retrieving your Ticket

Tickets purchased online are delivered to the email address provided (please allow up to one hour for receipt). Please note, your emailed receipt is not your ticket. You will need to download your barcoded tickets from your email and present them at the Admissions booth. To make the check-in process as fast and safe as possible, please print your tickets before arriving at the Zoo.

Terms and Conditions

A valid ticket is required for Zoo entrance for each visitor. Tickets are one-time-use only and valid for the date and time noted. Tickets purchased online are only valid at the location indicated at time of purchase. Tickets are non-refundable, have no cash value, cannot be used for private or after-hours events and cannot be combined with any other offers.

Contact Us:

Guests or members without online access can reserve a time slot by calling 617-989-2076.


Lion image credit: Paul Nederhoed,