Free Admission to Franklin Park Zoo on MLK Day!
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Franklin Park Zoo and Stone Zoo will offer free admission on Monday, Jan. 18.
This is a wonderful opportunity to spend time with family and friends while learning about fascinating wildlife from all over the world!
Advance registration by January 17 at 4:00 p.m. required. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis due to capacity restrictions.
Register Here for Franklin Park Zoo
Register Here for Stone Zoo
As part of our health and safety measures to manage capacity and guest flow, we have capacity limits per each half hour time slot.
Please present your confirmation email at the Admissions booth when you arrive at your chosen time slot. Guests should arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before their timeslot.
Temporary Exhibit Closures
With the rising cases of COVID-19 and the continued concern for public health and safety, the Tropical Forest and Bird’s World buildings, the Franklin Farm barn, chicken coop and brooder building are temporarily closed to the public. You will still be able to visit the Zoo, enjoy the fresh air and see the winter hardy animals such as lions, tiger, red pandas and more.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 617-541-LION or visit www.zoonewengland.org
Zoo New England manages Franklin Park Zoo in Boston and Stone Zoo in Stoneham.
Both are accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).
Zoo New England's mission is to inspire people to protect and sustain the natural world for future generations by creating fun and engaging experiences that integrate wildlife and conservation programs, research, and education.
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