The Franklin Park Zoo is the main zoological park of Boston.
It was planned by Frederick Law Olmsted who had initially thought of a natural urban reserve, but then it was turned into a zoo.
The Franklin Park Zoo, after more than 100 years of activity, is still very lively. It welcomes roughly one thousand animals of 220 different species and displays particularly interesting, temporary exhibitions.
The Franklin Park Zoo was founded in 1913.This Park is the largest park in the city and also has a zoo. It is a partially wooded 527 acre of park land. There are exotic animals in this zoo. The Franklin... more Park zoo is one of the oldest zoos in North America and considered the largest zoo in New England.