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Boston Events with Animals for Kids and Families

Calendar of family and kids events that involve animals, happening near Boston.



Visit the New England Aquarium in BostonBoston, $$
Thu, June 16, 2022  -  Thu, December 29, 2022   
With more than 1.3 million visitors a year, the Aquarium is one of the premier visitor attractions in Boston and a major public education resource for the region.
Franklin Park Zoo Winter Activities & ExhibitsBoston, $$$
Sat, October 1, 2022  -  Fri, March 31, 2023   
Franklin Park Zoo has the cure for cabin fever during long New England winters, so hold off on hibernating, because they’ve got plenty of amazing animals that don’t!
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Meet the Saint Bernards!Andover, Free
Sat, December 3, 2022  -  Sat, December 3, 2022   
Join us on December 3rd from 10am - 2pm to meet the Saint Bernards from New England Saint Bernard Club, take some photos with these furry friends, and if you're buying a Christmas tree, have them pull your selected tree...
Boston Veterinary Clinic's 7th Annual Pet Photos with SantaBoston, Free
Sun, December 11, 2022  -  Sun, December 11, 2022   
Join Boston Veterinary Clinic for our 7th Annual Photos with Santa event. Mingle (safely socially distanced) and nosh on holiday treats (human & pet) with the BVC care team on Sunday December 12th.
Free Admission on National Visit the Zoo DayRhode Island, Free
Tue, December 27, 2022  -  Tue, December 27, 2022   
We are celebrating National Visit the Zoo Day, with free admission to all on Tuesday, December 27 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Share the holiday spirit with the community by bringing non-perishable food items.
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