The Winter Walk Near Boston That Will Positively Enchant You

Each year around the holidays, Boston is lit with sparkling lights from the illuminated trellis at Christopher Columbus Park to Blink! at Faneuil Hall Marketplace. However, one spot near the city is especially enchanting.

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Parking is limited so it’s best to either arrive early or late to avoid the rush. Stone Zoo is located at 149 Pond Street, Stoneham, MA 02180. For more information or to buy tickets for ZooLights, visit this website.

Are you planning on seeing any light displays this holiday season? Which one is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below – and don’t forget to share your dazzling photos with us on the Only In Boston Facebook page or on Instagram ( for a chance to see them featured!