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2017 Member Mornings

It’s a special benefit for Zoo members like you!  Join us at the Zoo for Member Mornings in 2017.  It’s your chance to arrive early and start your visit with free rides until 10:30am. 2017 continues the tradition of hosting … Continued

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Maryland Zoo Admission Drops with the Temperature

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore will be reducing ticket prices in December and modifying hours in January and February as winter comes our way. From December 1, 2016, until February 28, 2017, admission will be $10 per person, with children … Continued

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  What is GivingZOOday? The most generous day of the year is Tuesday, November 29th. After giving thanks, eating and shopping the sales, Giving Tuesday is a time to give back to your favorite nonprofit organizations. Here at the Zoo, … Continued

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Maryland Zoo Announces Birth of Coquerel’s Sifaka

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is pleased to announce the birth of a Coquerel’s sifaka (CAHK-ker-rells she-FAHK) born on Tuesday, October 25, 2015. “We are so excited to have this new baby join our sifaka troop,” stated Erin Cantwell, mammal … Continued

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Recycling for Chimps

Recycling for Primate Conservation One of the biggest threats to chimpanzees and other great apes is the mining of columbite tantalite or “coltan,” an important mineral utilized by many electronic devices such as cell phones. Coltan is primarily mined in … Continued

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