The Zoo in Forest Park to Open for 2015 Season
SPRINGFIELD — The Zoo in Forest Park is having its season opening on Saturday, April 4 at 10 a.m. This opening will include its Eggstravaganza from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The opening day will feature the animals on display along with various activities for kids. Easter candy will be available as well.
The Zoo in Forest Park and Education Center is a nonprofit organization governed by the Forest Park Zoological Society. Situated in Forest Park, a 735-acre woodland park in Springfield, the zoo features exotic and indigenous animals representing a large variety of species found throughout the world and in North America. The zoo’s 2015 hours will be 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily when weather permits.