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Stone Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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A in Conservation, B- in (some) habitats

A zoo is a great place to wander and learn in general and the Stone Zoo is no exception. All signs... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lowell, Massachusetts
A very cool zoo with the only Snow Leopard cubs I have ever seen!

I have been to zoos all over the world, yet when visiting Boston he was thrilled to take us to this... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Port Charlotte, Florida
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  • Terrible7%
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“great animals”(4 reviews)
“wild animals”(2 reviews)
The 26-acre Stone Zoo is home to incredible animals, including snow leopards, Mexican gray wolves, North American river otters and more.
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149 Pond St, Stoneham, MA 02180-1904
+1 617-541-5466
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A zoo is a great place to wander and learn in general and the Stone Zoo is no exception. All signs (literal and figurative) point to a zoo that emphasizes conservation over profits. However, as a zoo experience overall it's just ok. The habitats and...More

Thank ErinRI
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We are visiting from Texas, we went to the Stone Zoo's "Breakfast with the turtles". It was raining and cold for us Texans, the turn out seemed to be fair, the staff members were there to explain and let you touch the turtles, snakes and...More

Thank dclaes46
Reviewed September 25, 2018

I have been to zoos all over the world, yet when visiting Boston he was thrilled to take us to this Zoo which has the only Snow Leopards I have ever seen. And they had just had babies! They show their animals in nice environments,...More

Thank lindasT7244CM
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been going here for years!! I love it! So much fun! Lots of animals! It was kind of annoying when they were renovating but it was so worth it! Now it is really nice and has a great new entrance!

1  Thank Katie C
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

A little disappointed by some of the displays that weren’t up to speed in spite of the fact that it was a Friday afternoon. And some of the monkey cages were so overgrown with long, tall grass-like weeds we couldn’t see the inmates... But everything...More

Thank K0h3u1
Reviewed July 21, 2018

wewent to the stone zoo its hard to get to by the 132 bus you have to walk a ways to the zoo entrance but its worth it you get to see the zoo Animals up close behind closed glass. we had lots of fun...More

Thank Shirley E
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

....so likely a little biased but I love this Zoo. My kids and I have made a half dozen visits and each time have found some improvement that they’ve made (just went this weekend- the new flamingo/macaw area is AWESOME). It is small but zoos...More

Thank 26Mabel
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Perfect for families especially those with small children as it is a compact facility, with a lot to offer in a small space. Staff was friendly and eager to share knowledge. Grounds were clean and exhibits were readily accessible. Flamingos were beautiful!!!

Thank bert21_10
Reviewed April 21, 2018

This is not a world-class zoo. Its a small zoo that my granddaughters, age 4 and 7 and I spent 2 hours exploring, and we had a great time. We were there on a sunny Saturday morning right when it opened at 10. When we...More

1  Thank Jim O
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Zoo is smaller but still a nice zoo. It appeared they were renovating. Free parking on site. Zoo was clean. My son loved the flamingos and the bears.

1  Thank rgrasela
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September 19, 2018|
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Response from Shirley E | Reviewed this property |
Check with the staff there they can tell you more about it
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Response from Mianewhall | Reviewed this property |
Adults are 16.95 and children 2-12 I think cost 11.95