Register Your School

This form is for new reservation requests ONLY. To reschedule a trip, click here.

Step 1: Read and understand all field trip policies (required).  

Click to read the Zoo’s field trip policies

Step 2: See if your preferred date is available.

NOTE: Two weeks’ advance notice is required for field trip reservations. 

Step 3: Complete the Reservation Request Form

Please note that missing or incomplete information will greatly delay processing.

What field trip date are you requesting?


Tell us about you and your school!

Your Name



Your Role

Your Email Address (REQUIRED)

Daytime Phone Number

What type of phone number is this?

Full School Name

School Type

Is the school Title I
 Yes No

School Address (street, city, state, zip)


If your group is a day care, please enter your day care license number. This is REQUIRED for grant-funding purposes.

License Number

Note: If your group is a home school, you may be asked to supply documentation that verifies your status (e.g., a letter from the local school system, an umbrella card).

Tell us about your group!

Grade Level (check all that apply)
 Preschool PreK Kindergarten 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Day care

Number of students

How many of these students have IEPs? (This information is for grant reporting purposes.)

Number of teachers

Number of IEP-mandated 1:1 assistants

Number of adults

Name of Contact on the day of the field trip visit (if different from above)



Please check any additional Zoo programs you may be interested in. A Zoo representative will be in touch.

 Zoo Introduction Program - Kick off your field trip with an outdoor assembly program. Meet an Animal Ambassador and find out about life at The Zoo! (Additional program fee required.)

 ZOOlabs - Let us do the teaching! ZOOlab programs align with Next Generation Science Standards and Maryland College and Career Readiness Standards and focus on use of scientific skills. (Additional program fee required.)

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Have You Read Our Policies?

Click to read the Zoo’s field trip policies
 I have read and agree to the field trip policies of The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, including payment policies and requirements for minimum number of chaperones. (required)