Southwick's Zoo, Mendon, Massachusetts
Updated: Aug 31, 2021
A favorite New England destination for over 50 years; a family owned and operated business, spanning over 4 generations. More than a Zoo, it's an adventure!
So much to see and do at Southwick’s Zoo!
Located in the heart of the Blackstone River Valley, just minutes away from Routes 495 and 146, Southwick’s Zoo offers a full day of family fun!
Spanning over 200 acres, Southwick’s Zoo is New England’s largest zoological experience. Our zoo is home to over 850 animals in naturalistic habitats including lions, tigers, giraffes, chimpanzees, white rhinos, two-toed sloths, and more. Southwick’s also offers a wide variety of attractions including the Skyfari Sky Ride, Woodland Express Train, Soaring Eagle Zip Line, 35-acre Deer Forest, petting zoo, walk-through aviary, presentations and keeper talks, the Rainforest Adventure Maze, the EARTH Discovery Center, and so much more!
Southwick’s Zoo is also the perfect venue for weddings, corporate outings, birthday parties, and other private events. Let us help you host a memorable and unique experience for your guests.
Don’t forget to enjoy lunch or dinner at the full-service restaurant located at the zoo, Galliford's Restaurant and Tavern.