Massachusetts Zoos

Massachusetts Zoos

The Buttonwood Park Zoo, New Bedford, Ma

Take a journey through deep forests, cold mountain streams, windswept salt marshes, and ocean beaches. Along the way, cross a covered bridge to enter the world of a traditional New England farm. On your journey through our Berkshires to the Sea exhibits you’ll encounter black bears, mountain lions, bobcats, river otters, bald eagles, seals, and many other animals. We also have Asian elephants, North American bison, and one of the finest rare breed, farm animal collections in the United States.

Summer Hours:
April – October
9:00am – 5:00pm, daily (with the last admission at 4:15pm)
Winter Hours:
November – March
9:00am – 4:00pm, daily (with the last admission at 3:15pm)

Adult: $7.50
Senior/Student: $6
Child (Ages 3-12): $4.50
Child Under Age 3: FREE

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Capron Park Zoo, Attleboro, Ma

For over half a century, Capron Park Zoo has been a premiere recreational attraction in Southern New England. In recent years, the zoo has undergone a dramatic change. With a new focus on education and conservation, and many new and naturalized exhibits, Capron Park Zoo has become an important environmental center.
Found in the heart of Attleboro, Capron Park Zoo is one of the city’s premiere recreation destinations. Visitors can immerse themselves in the warmth and wonder of a tropical rainforest, be awed by the roar of our lion pride, or simply enjoy the wonders of animals from all over the globe. With something to amaze and inspire the whole family, Capron Park Zoo is a fun-filled place for the young and young-at-heart.

October to April: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
April to October: Extended Hours – 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Adults (age 13+) $9.00
Youth (age 3-12) $7.50
Under 3 FREE
Seniors (age 65+) $6.75

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Franklin Park Zoo, Boston, MA

Zoo New England is dedicated to teaching wildlife and wildland preservation through responsible management and exhibition of wildlife. Our mission is to inspire humankind to respect our natural world. We are dedicated to caring for and sharing animals and their habitats, participating in local and global conservation programs, and providing an experience that fosters an ethic of care and wonder towards the environment.

Summer Hours:
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. weekdays
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. weekends and major holidays
Winter Hours:
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily
Last entry one half hour before closing.
The Zoo is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and for announced special events.

Adult: $17.95
Senior (62+): $16.95
Child (ages 2-12): $11.95
Children under 2: Free

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