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Franklin Park Zoo Details

Families will enjoy being in close proximity to Bostons world class nature preserve and animal habitat while business travelers will enjoy the lovely garden setting right in the middle of this bustling city. The Franklin Park Zoo is one of Americas top zoos. It is part of Bostons Emerald Necklace a pathway of green spaces predominately planned by Frederick Law Olmstead in the late 1800s.The zoo has numerous exhibits, the most popular being its tropical rain forest which is home to more than 40 different animal species. Both the Western Lowland Gorilla and the Pygmy Hippo can be seen in the forest. Other excellent exhibits include the Australian Outback replete with kangaroos, emus, and cockatoos, and the African safari with zebras, elephants, lions, and more.

Address: 1 Franklin Park Rd, Boston, MA 02121, USA

Opened: 1912

Open hours: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: (617) 541-5466