Franklin Park Zoo

Franklin Park Zoo is a 72-acre site nestled within Boston's historic Franklin Park.

1 Franklin Park Rd., Boston, MA 02121

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At Franklin Park Zoo, guests can experience the most innovative and intimate indoor gorilla exhibit in the world. Visitors to the signature Tropical Forest can stand face-to-face with the Zoo's seven western lowland gorillas at one of five glass viewing stations in the state-of-the-art indoor exhibit. It's a truly unforgettable experience! While at Franklin Park Zoo, be sure to also visit the African lion in the Kalahari Kingdom, the tigers in the Tiger Tales exhibit, the Masai giraffe and Grant's zebra on the Giraffe Savannah, and the many other remarkable species that call the Zoo home.

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  • PreZOOdential Election Week at Franklin Park Zoo

    The 2016 election is right around the corner, and we're not just talking about November! In honor of Presidents' Day and...

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    Mon, Feb 15 - Sat, Feb 20, 2016

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  • Celebrate Little Joe's 23rd Birthday!

    On February 15, don't miss the birthday party for Little Joe, a western lowland gorilla! The indoor gorilla exhibit at Franklin...

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    Mon, Feb 15, 2016

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  • Animal Mythbusters program at Franklin Park Zoo

    Why does a chameleon change color? Is a goldfish's memory really that short? Sign-up for the Animal Mythbusters program at...

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    Tue, Feb 16 - Fri, Feb 19, 2016

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