Franklin Park Zoo Map
Franklin Farm entices children with sheep, goats, and other farm animals. In winter, call in advance to find out which animals are braving the cold. The park, 4 miles from downtown, is reached by Bus BOSTON (AP) — A resident of the Franklin Park Zoo is moving to Louisiana in hopes of starting his own family. Zoo New England, which operates the 72-acre Boston zoo, announced Friday that a Boston’s Franklin Park is getting ready for a rather smelly event. The zoo’s giant corpse flower known as Fester is getting ready to bloom within the next seven to 10 days, according to zoo officials.
Little Joe is a 5-foot, 300-pound gorilla who escaped Aug. 13 from the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston. But then this time — maybe thanks to the Globe’s detailed map — he made it all the way out. Discounted Zoo Passes Now Available — Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Sherborn Library, the Sherborn Library now offers discounted passes to both Franklin Park Zoo and Stone The coincidence left some Bostonians to wonder whether he took the paper’s map of the zoo with him. Reprieve for Little Joe Little Joe looks as if he could get one more chance to stay in Boston.
Franklin Park Zoo Map – Franklin Park Zoo, 1 Franklin Park Rd., Boston. Stone Zoo, 149 Pond St., Stoneham. www.zoonewengland.org DINOSAUR WALKABOUT Pick up a map at the front desk (or print it out online) and go on a “It’s a garden with a purpose,” said Mark Chandler, director of research initiatives at Earthwatch, a nonprofit environmental organization in Boston, which will lead three free Rain Garden Training Opened in 1912, Franklin Park Zoo today is operated by Zoo New England Click on the points in the map above for more information on the places listed in our guide to Roxbury.