Southwick's Zoo

2 Southwick St.
Mendon, MA 01756- Map It
(508) 883-9182

AAA Editor Notes

Southwick's Zoo, 2 Southwick St., is one of New England's largest zoos dedicated to the preservation and breeding of rare and endangered species. Children's amusements, including a petting zoo, a deer forest, a playground, rides and shows are offered. Mandrills, large baboons from central Africa and an African leopard habitat are zoo highlights. Special events are held seasonally. Educational programs are offered. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
Zoo $25; $18 (ages 3-12 and 62+); free (ages 0-2 and military with ID). Fees for individual rides vary. Combination ticket (includes admission and unlimited mechanical rides) $33.
Hours: Daily 10-5, mid-Apr. through Oct. 31. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.