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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  • Curious George visits the Tropics

    Don't miss out on our daily story time featuring Curious George in the Hippo Theater on Saturday, March 4 and Sunday,...

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    Sat, Mar 4 - Sun, Mar 5, 2017

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  • A roaring birthday celebration for the lion brothers!

    Lion brothers Dinari and Kamaia turn eight in March, and guests are invited to celebrate the occasion. This roaring good...

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    Sat, Mar 11, 2017

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  • Get WILD during April school vacation week at Franklin Park Zoo!

    Looking to get outside and explore during April school vacation week? Connect with incredible wildlife and spend a memorable day...

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    Mon, Apr 17 - Fri, Apr 21, 2017

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  • Discover the "Fantastic Habitats and Where to Find Them" at Franklin Park Zoo!

    Explore local critters and their habitats. We will investigate the importance of aquatic ecosystems, as well as forests, fields, and...

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    Tue, Apr 18 - Fri, Apr 21, 2017

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  • Party for the Planet!

    Don't miss the Party for the Planet in celebration of Earth Day at Franklin Park Zoo! Visit the Zoo on...

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    Sat, Apr 22, 2017

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