Meet Boston's ferocious beasts and cute creatures at Franklin Park Zoo.

Visit Franklin Park Zoo with a Go Boston pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • General admission to Franklin Park Zoo included
  • Themed exhibits featuring lions, tigers, and leopards to explore
  • Enjoy live feedings, shows, and demonstrations
  • Visit plenty of other Boston attractions with a Go Boston pass

The spacious 72-acre site is full of themed, innovative exhibits that let you get close to the animals and experience their natural surroundings.

Hours of Operation

April 1–September 30:
Monday–Friday, 10:00 am–5:00 pm;
Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays, 10:00 am–6:00 pm

October 1–March 31: Daily, 10:00 am–4:00 pm


Closings & Holidays

Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. All holiday hours are subject to change without notice.

Know before you go

Getting In: Just show your Go Boston pass at the Franklin Park Zoo admission counter and you're in – there's no need to purchase individual tickets at any of the Boston attractions included on your pass. 

Getting there

Franklin Park Zoo

US, MA, Boston, 02121, 1 Franklin Park Road,


1 Franklin Park Road,
Boston, MA 02121
United States

Closest Subway Stop

Orange Line to Forest Hills stop, then take the #16 bus to the zoo. Red Line to Andrew stop, then take the #16 bus to the Zoo.