Tuesdays thru Fridays 10:00-2:00pm, March – June
Join us for special winter Animal Adventures at the Zoo! These drop-in educational programs are FREE with paid admission and open to all ages. Through games, puppet shows, activities, and crafts, participants will learn about the husbandry, behavior, adaptations, and ecology of different animals. Activities take 15-20 minutes to complete. Locations vary so look on the Creature Encounter chalkboard and listen for shuttle announcements for locations and show times on day of visit. Click here for descriptions of the weekly Animal Adventure Themes.
Tuesdays thru Fridays 12:30-1:00pm, March – June
Throughout the winter season, our youngest zoo guests can experience fun and educational theatrical presentations performed by Zoo staff and volunteers. The shows and stories relate to the Zoo theme for that week and participants can make a craft after the show. Locations vary so look on the Creature Encounter Chalkboard and listen to shuttle
Select Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays, March – June
Exclusive educational opportunities for Zoo members. Get treated to a tour by a Zoo Educator and explore the wildlife and wild places along Zoo pathways on the way to engage in specially created educational adventures at one of our sheltered education areas. Click here for more information and to see dates for Member Only Family Programs.
Take an informative morning stroll through the unique natural areas within the Maryland Zoo. Click here for more information about the Weekends Are Wild walks.