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Stone Zoo

149 Pond Street, Stoneham, MA 02180
781-438-5100
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Ranked #3 of 5 Attractions in Stoneham
Type: Zoos
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Boston, Massachusetts
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Stone Zoo is not a big zoo, yet it is worth the visit; especially if you can find discounted tickets. We use the local library to get our discounted tickets (only for locals), which makes visiting the park even more worth it. It's the perfect size for a quick outing and it's centrally located to many towns in the... More

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CT
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15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We visited this zoo convenient off the highway. Clean and perfect size zoo for a day out. The price was reasonable and the zoo was shaded and the animals were close to see in their exhibits. We enjoyed the dancing porcupine and baby lynxs.

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Londonderry, New Hampshire
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Our granddaughter Josie was a bit young (2 months!) to appreciate the animals, but my husband, daughter and I had a great time. The weather was perfect (72/partly cloudy) for walking around with a little one. There is plenty of shade, even in the parking lot (free parking!) and there was more to see than we had anticipated! Although this... More

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Saint Albans, Vermont
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114 reviews 114 reviews
42 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Stopped by on a lark on drive back from Red Sox game and enjoyed an affordable viewing of snow leopards, wolves, jaguar, cougar, bear, monkeys, otter, etc. Good viewing of the animals, but not brilliant for natural setting photos given the plethora of fencing. Animals seemed well attended to. Nice education signs, not overly commercial. Not too crowded, lots of... More

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South Berwick, Maine
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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I've been coming here for years and still enjoy it. I have been bringing my son, now 11, and his friends for years. This is the type of place you can go through in an hour and 1/2 easily. They have made some improvements, but other parts of the zoo needed some attention. New American alligator exhibit offers a close-up... More

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Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This zoo is small and doesn't have many animals and is in need of an update. We went this year and the bear attraction as well as the bird building were closed. They really wasn't much to see or do. Only one of the ride was running and it took 20 minutes to for my order of chicken fingers to... More

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Hopkinton, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Went with my husband to a nearby restaurant and happened to pass the zoo, we wanted something different to do outside so we decided to go. Such a small zoo! We were disappointed that there wasn't more there, lots of local seeming animals instead of exotic. An intern was there for the summer and I asked her what they feed... More

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stone Zoo is quite small but it is a very nice zoo. The animal exhibits are very nice and the animals looked well cared for. There was also a farmyard area. We went through the zoo in about 1 hour (I had a teen with me) but with small kids, you could easily spend 2-3 hrs there. Definitely a place... More

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Stoneham
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82 reviews 82 reviews
5 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We bought a family membership to the Stone Zoo in support of our town's resources & for a family friendly place to visit. Although we have used our passes on several occasions, the zoo is in need of updating & there are not enough animals to visit. We stopped at their Resource Center and were met by two very enthusiastic... More

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Peabody, Massachusetts
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136 reviews 136 reviews
47 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The zoo is a decent size but it is cute. There are a bunch animals to look at most were laying down panting from the heat or you couldn't see them at all. The most movement were the wolves all 4 were running around. In the petting zoo is an adorable baby goat that was born in March. Employees were... More

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