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Friday, Sept. 24: Due to the potential of severe thunderstorms, Boston Lights is closed tonight. Ticket holders have been automatically refunded – please allow up to 3-5 business days for this to reflect in your account. Please contact us with any questions about your tickets, and thank you for your understanding. We hope to see you another night!

• Please review our current Health & Safety Updates (FPZ and SZ) before your visit.
• Non-Members: Online reservations are required for admission tickets.
• Members: Advance reservations for daytime admission are not required.

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Conservation & You

Meet Kid Conservationist, Jack

It's Turtle Time! Join Kid Conservationist, Jack, as he explores the wetlands at the Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, NH.

In Jack's outing with the Zoo's Conservation Society, our field conservation team will introduce you to the painted turtle, musk turtle (stinky!), and the snapping turtle (watch your finger!), and the star of the show, the Blanding's turtle. Learn about how ZNE's field team tracks turtles, why, and learn some really CRAZY turtle facts. Did you know turtles don't breathe, while under frozen ice, sometimes for weeks or even months at a time? Plus, an EXCLUSIVE interview with John Linehan, the President of Zoo New England. 

 

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