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2016 Hours of Operation

Daily from 10am – 2pm
Weekends from 10am - 5pm

Weather Permitting

May, 2016

07 Sat
Baby Days Weekend
Saturday - May 07th 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Come to the zoo and celebrate the new little additions to our Zoo family!
08 Sun
Baby Days Weekend
Sunday - May 08th 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Come to the zoo and celebrate the new little additions to our Zoo family!
14 Sat
Wolf to Woof - The Story of Dogs
Saturday - May 14th 9:00 am - 10:00 am
This event is for Springfield Science Museum members only

Jun, 2016

04 Sat
Baystate’s Blood Mobile
Saturday - Jun 04th 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Donate blood and receive a FREE guest pass to the Zoo!
04 Sat
Saturday - Jun 04th 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Come learn about the myths surrounding some of our Zoo animals!
15 Wed
Community Appreciation Day
Wednesday - Jun 15th 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
By invitation only
18 Sat
Enrichment Day
Saturday - Jun 18th 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Learn about what enrichment means here at the Zoo
22 Wed
Adventures Around the World – Zoo Gala
Wednesday - Jun 22nd 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for an exciting evening of adventure at the zoo.

Jul, 2016

09 Sat
Reptile Day
Saturday - Jul 09th 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
A reptile meet-and-greet!
14 Thu
Military and First Responder Appreciation Day
Thursday - Jul 14th 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us in thanking all First Responders and Military Personnel!

Latest News

March 03, 2015
In just a few short weeks the season begins for the Zoo and Education Center in Forest Park. After a long winter the animals and staff are eager to greet guests!


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