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Free Admission Day

Free Admission Day

Highland Street Foundation is pleased to partner with the BPZOO to provide a FREE ADMISSION DAY during February school vacation week.

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Spring Fling & Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Spring Fling & Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Nature's party comes in spring and it is time to celebrate!Saturday & Sunday: April 1st & 2nd Rain Date April 8th Upon Event Cancelation 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Last entrance at 4:15 pmOn April 1st & 2nd, Buttonwood Park Zoo will host Spring Fling, an...

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Become a member of the Buttonwood Park Zoological Society and keep company with some of New Bedford’s most prominent citizens!