New this Summer
Experience interactions between keepers and elephants. Special daily events starting at 11:30am all summer long.
Cheetah Sisters
Sisters Tuli & Teep are new to the zoo and now on exhibit.
Meller's Chameleons
The newest reptile in African Journey is hard to find and amazing to see.
Evening Hours
The Zoo is open late, with $10 admission, the 2nd Saturday of the month, May-September.
Farmyard Friends
Two bright and beautiful peafowl recently moved into the farmyard.
Fall Overnights
Hear the roars and snores of the Zoo at night at an educational family overnight.
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Oktobearfest Ticket Savings 2015 Member Mornings Planning Your Visit Elephant Bath Time Penguins. Closer than ever. Zoomobile

Purchase tickets early to save big on this ‘bear’y popular fall beer festival.  The sooner you buy the more you’ll save.


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Member Mornings are the first full weekend of every month!  Learn about free rides and see a complete schedule of 2015 dates.


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There’s so much to see and Zoo! Find out what’s happening on your next wild adventure to The Maryland Zoo.


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New this summer! Join us at the elephant exhibit every day at 11:30am for Elephant bath time. See our elephants get sprayed and scrubbed and learn what it takes to care for our herd.


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See the Zoo’s African penguins like never before at the new Penguin Coast exhibit.

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Let the Zoo come to you!  Learn how you can schedule an interactive, educational experience with live animals at your school, community center or event.


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The Zoo is a nonprofit organization that relies on your support to continue its wild mission.

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