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Stone Zoo

#1 of 7 things to do in Stoneham Features Animals
149 Pond St, Stoneham, MA 02180-1904
+1 617-541-5466
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When my two grown sons asked where there was a zoo near by so that they could sketch animals for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Derry, New Hampshire
Nice little zoo

While not as large in size as the Franklin Park Zoo by any means, we've always liked the Stone Zoo... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frank S
Stoneham, Massachusetts
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The 26-acre Stone Zoo is home to incredible animals, including snow leopards, Mexican gray wolves, North American river otters and more.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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149 Pond St, Stoneham, MA 02180-1904
+1 617-541-5466
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When my two grown sons asked where there was a zoo near by so that they could sketch animals for their art portfolios, I instantly said The Stone Zoo! I grew up near by and remember fondly all the trips to see the animals. My...More

Thank its5oclocksumwhere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While not as large in size as the Franklin Park Zoo by any means, we've always liked the Stone Zoo for it's convenience, parking, and location. In addition, the Zoo Lights, a traditional Christmas light display, is excellent.

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I remember coming here as a child, and having a wonderful time. perhaps with age comes cynicism, or too much knowledge of how these animals live. But the attractions were smaller, sadder and in more disrepair than I recalled as a child. I wish the...More

Thank Keelyn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Stone Zoo is the baby sister of the Franklin Zoo, a much larger zoo owned by the same owners. We were taking care of our grandchildren age 2 1/2 and the zoo was only 10 minutes from the house. When we entered the ticket...More

Thank YankeeJeff
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a very small zoo and not that many animals to see. disappointing and not worth an hour of your time. Maybe small children might enjoy it but we as adults did not.More

Thank Gerri P
ZooNewEngland, Marketing Manager at Stone Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We’re sorry that you were disappointed with your visit. Stone Zoo is home to animals from around the world, including Snow Leopard, Sloth, Jaguar, Gibbon, Otter and much more. During the summer season, we also have Alligator Zookeeper chat, Masters of Flight Meet and Greet,...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

We visited the Stone Zoo for the first time today. It is small, but the variety of animals is excellent. You won't find the largest wild animals (no lions, tigers, giraffes), but there are snow leopards, black bears, alligators, flamingos and more. It is clear...More

2  Thank M F
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

What a nice little zoo. My 11 year old and I spent a couple of hours here today. They have bears, cougar and leopard among other great animals. The zoo is under renovation, but still nice and fun to go through. We had a great...More

Thank meyer_debbie
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Princess day, a day filled of little girls running around in their favorite Disney Dress, even some of the grown ups participated. The Princesses were Fabulous even though the Little Mermaid had an eerie resemblance to Miley Cyrus. I think there were a lot of...More

Thank glorijane w
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I took my grandson there today. It was nice because of the size. Some attractions were hard for a 5 year old to see (reptile area) so I had to hold him up to the window but other than that he had lots of fun....More

Thank Cheri9724
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My wife and I bought her mother and sister a pass for the year so they could take our neice and nephew. Was a pretty fun place, had a playground and petting area for the kids. I liked the porcupine that was holding onto it's...More

Thank spidersnyd
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Rachael M
14 October 2016|
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Response from ZooNewEngland | Property representative |
yes, sure
24 June 2016|
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Response from Mianewhall | Reviewed this property |
Adults are 16.95 and children 2-12 I think cost 11.95
Ashli P
12 September 2015|
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Response from ZooNewEngland | Property representative |
Hi Ashli, Adult tickets for Stone Zoo are $15.95 each. These can be purchased online or at the gate when you visit. If you have any other questions, please feel free to call us at 617-541-5466. Thank you for your... More