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Stone Zoo
149 Pond St.
Stoneham, MA 02180

Visit Stone Zoo and discover incredible species from around the world including black bears, jaguars, cougars, meerkats, white-cheeked gibbons, flamingos and more!

For more than 100 years, Stone Zoo has delighted generations of visitors. This 26-acre site is home to monkeys, Canada lynx, black bears, Mexican gray wolves, snow leopards and many other fascinating animals from around the world. The Treasures of the Sierra Madre exhibit features jaguars, cougars, coyote, and Gila monsters. At Windows to the Wild, view hyacinth macaws, flamingos, meerkats and many other species. Don’t miss a visit to the white-cheeked gibbon exhibit. Because gibbons are arboreal, or tree-dwellers, the exhibit is 20 feet tall to allow them to climb high as in their natural environment. To learn more about the Zoo, including special events, education programs and rental opportunities, visit


  • Zoo New England is the non-profit organization responsible for the operation of Franklin Park Zoo in Boston and Stone Zoo in Stoneham, Mass. Zoo New England’s mission is to inspire people to protect and sustain the natural world for future generations.
  • Become a Member! Members enjoy free admission to Franklin Park Zoo andStone Zoo for one full year! Plus, you can receive free or reduced admission to 140 zoos and aquariums nationwide. To learn more visit or call 617-989-2076.
  • Party at the Zoo! From family reunions to birthday parties to corporate functions, cause-related walks and events, and weddings, the Zoo offers a unique venue to help you create a memorable event! For rental and catering information call 617-989-2009.
  • Education Opportunities: From overnight adventures to classes to weekend workshops, Zoo New England makes learning fun! To learn about the wide range of on- and off-site programs for all ages visit or call 617-989-3742.

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Summer hours (April 1-Sept. 30):
weekdays 10AM – 5PM; weekends and holidays 10AM – 6PM
Winter hours (Oct. 1-March 31):
daily 10AM – 4PM
, closed Christmas and Thanksgiving

$11.00 for adults
$9.00 for seniors (62+)
$7.00 for children 2-12
Children under 2 are free