Register Your School

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

(note: to reschedule a field trip please click here)

What field trip date are you requesting?


Tell us about you and your school!

Your Name

Your Job Title

Your Email Address (REQUIRED)

School Name

School Address (street, city, state, zip)


Phone Number

What type of phone number is this?

Best Time to Call

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

Tell us about your group!

Grade Level

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

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! Fee: $130 per program (program maximum of 60 students– Prepayment 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. Fee: $130 per program (program maximum of 25 students – Prepayment required)

Would you like to receive education-related news and updates via email?

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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)