2021 Zoo Season: April 12 - October 31 2021 Visitor Info

Hours / Location


2021 Season: April 12-October 31

Hours subject to change later in the season.

April Hours

Mon & Wed:
10:00am – 3:00pm
Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat, & Sun:
10:00am – 5:00pm

Starting May:

Open Daily: 10:00am-5:00pm

We will close at 4:00pm on Tuesday, May 11th and Tuesday, May 25th for Drive Thru Zoofari tours.

*Southwick’s Zoo is open on all holidays during our normal zoo season (early April through October). We are open rain or shine, however rides, many attractions, and presentations are weather dependent.

Address & Parking

Southwicks Zoo

2 Southwick St
Mendon, MA 01756


Parking is FREE at Southwick’s Zoo.

Parking for the zoo is located in the large lot across the street from our main entrance. The parking lot in front of the main entrance is reserved Galliford’s Restaurant & Tavern parking and handicap parking.