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Free Day at BPZOO

Free Day at BPZOO

Welcome to "Spring Week 2021" A day of free admission to BPZOO in partnership with Highland Street Foundation and the New England Patriots Foundation! When: Thursday, April 22nd - SOLD OUT9:00am - 5:00pm (doors close at 4:15pm) Buttonwood Park Zoo is a great place to...

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Earth Day 2021

Earth Day 2021

Every day is Earth Day for the BPZOO and our supporters! As we all do our part to protect and preserve habitats and ecosystems by our actions, collectively we are making an impact. This year as we continue to celebrate virtually, we are asking you to share pictures of how you help the environment in your daily lives.

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