Buttonwood Park Zoo


Thank you to Buttonwood Park Zoo for welcoming DCF foster children and their families!

 The Buttonwood Park Zoo is dedicated to preserving the future of wildlife by creating engaging and educational experiences that connect the community to the natural world.


Access Card Offer Details: As a Wonderfund Access Card Partner, Buttonwood Park Zoo invites DCF Foster Families with a Wonderfund Access Card and valid photo ID to enjoy a 50% discounted membership. This discount applies to one discounted membership per family. 

Discounted membership can be purchased on-site at Buttonwood Park Zoo located at 425 Hawthorn St, New Bedford, MA 02740.

With this generous discount a family membership for New Bedford residents is just $32.50 and for non-residents just $37.50. Membership includes admission to the Capron Park Zoo and many other local discounts. 

Check out the BPZOO family-friendly membership levels and incredible benefits HERE

Upon arrival, foster families should head to the BPZOO Gift Store to purchase their membership at a 50% discount. BPZOO will ask for your Wonderfund Access Card and a valid photo ID. 

Be sure to review the Buttonwood Park Zoo website before you visit  HERE

Enjoy a fantastic day at Buttonwood Park Zoo!