FREE Field Trip for Maryland Students

Travel beyond the boundaries of your classroom walls with a field trip to The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. Bring your classroom lessons to life for students while traversing the wilds of Africa, exploring the sub-Arctic tundra and venturing through the caves, forests, meadows and wetlands of Maryland.



Field Trip Frequently Asked Questions


For more information, visit our School and Teacher Programs page.


Outreach Programs—we bring the Zoo to you

Let the Zoo come to you! The ZOOmobile brings educational, entertaining and interactive programs featuring live animals to your facility. For more information, visit our Outreach page. Click to learn more.

Field Trip Resources

Looking for ways to further enhance student learning, before, during, and after your Zoo visit?

Visit the Education Resources page for self-guided Zoo Treks, literacy-building activities, math worksheets, and more!


Is your school outside the state of Maryland?

Visit our Group Sales page to learn more about the discounts available for your group.

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore’s Education Programs are generously supported by:

Delaplaine Foundation

Howard County Government and the Howard County Arts Council

The John J. Leidy Foundation, Inc.

The Maryland State Department of Education

The M&T Charitable Foundation

Monumental City Bar Foundation

Northrop Grumman Foundation

PNC Foundation

SunTrust Foundation

The Harry and JeanetteWeinberg Foundation, Inc.