Franklin Park Zoo’s Rainforest Rumble Mini-Camp: the Perfect Way to Spend Vacation

Participants in the Rainforest Ramble December vacation mini-camp at Franklin Park Zoo will learn more about animals including ring-tailed lemurs. Photo courtesy of Robert Klein.

BOSTON – With Christmas vacation just around the corner, many parents are looking for productive ways their children can spend their vacation. For the animal-lovers out there, the Franklin Park Zoo is offering a December Mini Camp, Rainforest Rumble!

While the weather outside may be frightful, inside the Tropical Forest is quite delightful as participants spend two cold winter days inside the toasty Tropical Forest at Franklin Park Zoo. As part of the Rainforest Rumble mini-camp, they will learn about which animals enjoy life near the equator.

The cost is $24 for members and $30 for non-members per day. Pre-registration is required.

The event is being held on Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 from 9AM to 12PM for visitors ages 5-7. On Thursday, December 29th, 2011, visitors ages 8-10 can participate in the event from 9PM to 12PM as well.

Space is limited, so be sure to register soon! For more information, you can call 617-989-3742 or visit to learn more.

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