Franklin Park Zoo

Among a long list of wonderful animals at the 72-acre Franklin Park Zoo are hippopotamuses, crocodiles, and gorillas.  The special three-acre  African Tropical Rainforest complete with exotic birds, and sudden rainstorms is a special must-see for zoo visitors.  Children would love the petting barn.

Hours: 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.  Closed: May be closed major U.S. holidays.

Take the T: 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. 

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