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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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Butterfly Hollow

Butterfly Hollow is closed for the fall/winter season. Please flutter by in the spring. Check our our Winter Visits page to learn more about the amazing animals you can see during the winter!

Stroll through this tranquil environment filled with colorful butterflies! This tented, outdoor exhibit also features garden beds with native flowers, a pond, soothing music, and whimsical fairy houses nestled throughout the space. Here, you can also learn about the important role of pollinators in healthy ecosystems and ways we help them thrive.

Visit our Kids' Corner to:
• Make your own butterfly mask
Learn how to turn your yard or apartment balcony into a certified wildlife habitat
Mini but Mighty: Learn about the important role bugs play in our ecosystem, and what you can do to support them!

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