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Family Fun Program

Franklin Park Zoo Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Franklin Park Zoo Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Franklin Park Zoo Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Franklin Park Zoo Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Franklin Park Zoo Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Family Fun Program

Franklin Park Zoo Every second Saturday of the month, October – March, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Hot Chocolate with the Red Pandas

Franklin Park Zoo Sunday, March 5, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Breakfast with the Birds

Franklin Park Zoo Saturday, March 18, 9:15 - 10:00 a.m.

Enjoy a continental breakfast alongside Zoo educators and a few wild friends! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Gorillas

Franklin Park Zoo February 2, 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Enjoy a delicious breakfast in the Tropical Forest with our gorilla family. Registration required.strong text

Sloth Virtual Tour

Franklin Park Zoo June 27, 11:00

Join us behind the scenes, from the comfort of your own home or office, to virtually meet our sloths! Registration required.

Sloth Virtual Tour

Stone Zoo June 27, 11:00

Join us behind the scenes, from the comfort of your own home or office, to virtually meet our sloths! Registration required.

Sloth Virtual Tour

Franklin Park Zoo June 29, 11:00

Join us behind the scenes, from the comfort of your own home or office, to virtually meet our sloths! Registration required.

Sloth Virtual Tour

Stone Zoo June 29, 11:00

Join us behind the scenes, from the comfort of your own home or office, to virtually meet our sloths! Registration required.

Breakfast with the Goats

Franklin Park Zoo March 6, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine (virtually) with us! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Flamingos

Stone Zoo March 13, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine (virtually) with us! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Sloth

Stone Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Red Pandas

Franklin Park Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Porcupine

Stone Zoo March 21, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Sloth

Stone Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Sloth

Stone Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Kangaroos

Franklin Park Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Sloth

Stone Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Hippo

Franklin Park Zoo April 4, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Kangaroos

Franklin Park Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Reindeer

Stone Zoo April 11, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine (virtually) with us! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Yak

Stone Zoo April 17, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Fennec Fox

Franklin Park Zoo April 18, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine (virtually) with us during your winter break! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Camel

Franklin Park Zoo April 20, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine (virtually) with us during your winter break! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Kangaroos

Franklin Park Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Sloth

Stone Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Red Pandas

Franklin Park Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Breakfast with the Sloth

Franklin Park Zoo Various Dates, 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Rise and dine with us (virtually)! Pre-registration required.

Zootopia

Franklin Park Zoo June 1, 6:30 - 10:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

Mark your calendar for our annual fundraising gala and an inspiring evening in celebration of the natural world.

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Orchid Adventure Preview Party

Franklin Park Zoo February 1, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

Be among the first to witness breathtaking orchid displays before Orchid Adventure officially opens to the public.

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Orchid Adventure

Franklin Park Zoo February 2 - March 10, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

Explore the breathtaking world of orchids amidst the wild wonders of the Zoo.

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Bear Training Session

Stone Zoo 10:00 a.m.

Bear Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Meet our black bear brothers and learn how we can share habitats with our animal neighbors.
Location: Black bear exhibit
Subject to change due to weather and animal needs. Please check with a staff member or volunteer during your visit for the most up-to-date information.

Big Joe the Storyteller

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Big Joe the Storyteller

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Big Joe the Storyteller

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

World Wildlife Day

Franklin Park Zoo March 3, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

Get wild with us on World Wildlife Day, and learn how you can help protect wildlife.

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Education & Conservation Station

Franklin Park Zoo 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Tropical Forest

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 10:00 a.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Hippo Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Prairie Dog Zookeeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:00 p.m.

Uncover the mysteries of our black-tailed prairie dog colony's underground burrows, and hear from their care team about what makes these "range rodents" so special!
Location: Nature's Neighborhoods Children's Zoo
Weather permitting

Roaring Birthday Celebration

Franklin Park Zoo March 9, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

African lion Dinari is turning 15, and you're invited to attend the mane event!

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Orchid Sale

Franklin Park Zoo March 23, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo Meeting Barn

Explore a wide selection of orchids for purchase.

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Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Goat Birthday Party

Stone Zoo April 13, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Join us for a birthday bash in our petting zoo.

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Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

April School Vacation Week

Stone Zoo April 15 - 19, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Celebrate spring with zookeeper chats, hands-on activities, and more!

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Zoorific tales with Big Joe the Storyteller

Franklin Park Zoo April 15, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

Join Big Joe and his puppet friends on a storytime adventure.

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Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

April School Vacation Week

Stone Zoo April 15 - 19, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Celebrate spring with zookeeper chats, hands-on activities, and more!

Learn More

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

April School Vacation Week

Stone Zoo April 15 - 19, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Celebrate spring with zookeeper chats, hands-on activities, and more!

Learn More

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

April School Vacation Week

Stone Zoo April 15 - 19, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Celebrate spring with zookeeper chats, hands-on activities, and more!

Learn More

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

April School Vacation Week

Stone Zoo April 15 - 19, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Celebrate spring with zookeeper chats, hands-on activities, and more!

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Flamingo Friday

Stone Zoo April 19, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Join us in celebrating our fantastically feathered friends!

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Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Party for the Planet

Franklin Park Zoo April 21, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

At our Earth Day celebration, learn about the importance of conservation and how you can help protect our planet!

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Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Music through the Zoo

Franklin Park Zoo April 21, 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

Our animals will enjoy musical interludes as a form of enrichment courtesy of the Berklee College of Music.

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Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Princess Day

Stone Zoo April 27, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Dress in your fairytale best to meet your favorite princesses and explore the animal kingdom.

Learn More

Autism Family Day

Franklin Park Zoo April 27, 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

We've teamed up with Bailey’s Team for Autism to offer free entry to individuals on the autism spectrum on April 27. Pre-Registration required by April 20.

Learn More

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Happy Birthday, Alexander Camelton

May 4, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

Alexander Camelton is turning 9, and you'll want to be in the Zoo where it happens!

Learn More

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Mystery Animal Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:30 a.m.

Scales, feathers, or fur, oh my! Meet one of our animal ambassadors up close and discover how we care for animals here and in the wild.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Theater

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Celebrate Mother's Day at the Zoo

Franklin Park Zoo Stone Zoo May 12, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo and Stone Zoo

Help us celebrate your mom (and all of ours!) with FREE ADMISSION for all moms on Mother's Day!

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Lion Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 11:00 a.m.

Discover how we care for our African lion here at the Zoo and in the wild.
Location: Kalahari Kingdom
Weather permitting

Bird's World Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 12:00 p.m.

Learn about all things winged and wonderful, and the conservation efforts we're engaged in to protect them.
Location: Bird's World swamp exhibit

Barn Owl Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 12:30 p.m.

It's mealtime for our barn owl! Join us to discover how we care for our barn owl at the Zoo and why they're such important predators.
Location: Barn owl exhibit
Weather permitting

Hippo Educator Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about our pygmy hippo family and how your shopping habits can help protect their wild counterparts.
Location: Tropical Forest Hippo Exhibit

Gorilla Forage Feed & Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet our gorilla family and discover how your family can join us to keep their rainforest home healthy.
Location: Tropical Forest

Snow Leopard Keeper Chat

Stone Zoo 2:00 p.m.

Meet a zookeeper to learn more about these "ghosts of the mountain" and our partnership with the Snow Leopard Trust to protect this flagship species from extinction.
Location: Himalayan Highlands
Weather permitting

Franklin Farm Keeper Chat

Franklin Park Zoo 3:00 p.m.

Meet the animals of Franklin Farm, and learn more about heritage breeds, which include our goats, hogs, horse, and more.
Location: Franklin Farm
Weather permitting

Zootopia

Franklin Park Zoo June 1, 6:30 - 10:00 p.m. , Franklin Park Zoo

Mark your calendar for our annual fundraising gala and an inspiring evening in celebration of the natural world.

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A Wild Affair

Stone Zoo June 22, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Join us for an evening of delicious food, drinks and entertainment, all in support of Stone Zoo.

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Ales & Tails

Stone Zoo May 18, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. , Stone Zoo

Sample locally crafted beer while you explore the world of wildlife.

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Programs & Events for April 20, 2024

Show Programs For:
  • Both Zoos
  • Franklin Park Zoo
  • Stone Zoo

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