12 Days of Christmas at the Purple Peacock

The zoo’s main grounds are closed for the season, our gift shop, the Purple Peacock, remains open daily (excluding Thanksgiving) up until Christmas. The Purple Peacock offers a wide selection of unique gifts, so stop by to do some holiday shopping! The gift shop’s 12 Days of Christmas starts on Saturday December 13! Each day […]

November and December Events

We are closing for the season on October 31. Thank you to everyone who visited the zoo this year! We hope to see you all again next Spring. Our main grounds will be closed, however there are still things to do here through November! The Purple Peacock Gift Shop will be open until Christmas 10am-4pm…perfect […]

End of Season T-Shirt Sale!

tshirt sale

The Purple Peacock Gift Shop is having an end of season sale on T-shirts! Zoo shirts are 25% off original price or buy 2 at regular price and get one shirt (of equal or lesser value) for free! The Mountain shirts (the very cool ones with the animal faces on them) are buy one get […]

Where do our animals go in the winter?

Hyena in Winter

The temperature is getting cooler and we’re approaching the close of the zoo season. The questions we get most frequently this time of year is “Where do your animals go in the winter?” The answer? No, they don’t get sent down south, they stay right here in Mendon, MA. All of our animals stay on […]