Hours & Prices

Summer Hours are
April – October

9:00am – 5:00pm, daily (with the last admission at 4:15pm)

Winter Hours are
November – March

9:00am – 4:00pm, daily (with the last admission at 3:15pm)

THE ZOO WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL 12PM ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 31st DUE TO BABY BOO.

The Buttonwood Park Zoo is open year round, with the exception of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.

 

Ticket Prices:

New Bedford Resident Admission
(Must show proof of New Bedford Residency)

  • Adult: $7.50
  • Senior/Student: $6
  • Child (Ages 3-12): $4.50
  • Child Under Age 3: FREE

Non-Resident Admission

  • Adult: $10
  • Senior/Student: $8
  • Child (Ages 3-12): $6
  • Child Under Age 3: FREE

 

Additional Information

  • Parking: Free
  • The Zoo accepts MasterCard, Visa, and Discover at the front gate for ticket purchases and MasterCard, Visa and Discover at the Café and Gift Shop.
  • Group rates are available for groups of 10 or more with advanced registration. Call (508) 991-6178, ext. 67413 for more information.