Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience-Now through 9/25! Experience the wonder of over 55 magnificent displays comprised of hundreds of beautifully crafted lanterns spanning Franklin Park Zoo’s 72 acres. The first of its kind in New England, the lantern experience will dazzle and delight guests of all ages!
Discover luminous scenes from the rainforest, whimsical ocean displays with creatures of the deep, glowing corridors of lotus and bamboo, traditional Asian lanterns and a stunning 66-foot-long rose corridor.
New this year is a colossal 82-foot-long octopus tunnel with blinking eyes and color-changing tentacles, sure to dazzle and delight guests of all ages!
New this year, ticket prices vary by day of the week. Pick the day that fits your budget!
- General Admission: Non-Members $22.95+
- Family 4-Pack: Non-Members: $76.95+
- Children under 2 are free
- Advance online ticket purchase required
- Members save on tickets!
Shining a Light on Biodiversity:
Boston Lights shines a light on the importance of conserving the incredible biodiversity on our planet. From snow leopards to Panamanian golden frogs to local Blanding’s turtles, each species plays a role in healthy ecosystems. Visitors to Boston Lights will have the opportunity to learn more about our commitment to conservation and ways they can participate in wildlife and habitat preservation.
Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience
Franklin Park Zoo
1 Franklin Park Road, Boston MA