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Coordinates: 41°56′14″N 71°17′39″W 41.937345999999998, -71.294190999999998

Capron Park Zoo

  • Location & Contact Information
    • Address: 201 County Street Attleboro MA USA 02703
    • Telephone Number: +1-508-222-6202
    • Official Website: [1]
  • Overview

Capron Park Zoo is located in Attleboro, Massachusetts. The zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and Association of Zoo and Aquarium Docents (AZAD). It also participates in the Species Survival Plan program.Capron Park Zoo opened in 1937. The original land was donated by the Capron family. The funding for the zoo was initiated by school children in 1925 who started a penny drive. The zoo was renovated in the late 1980s and has been steadily making improvements since then. The Education Department started in 1991 and is a vital part of the zoo to reach children in a fun and educational manner. The Capron Park Zoo offers the public educational programs and recreational activities dedicated to furthering the understanding of animals from all over the world.!-- Bot generated title [1]



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