Visitor Information


Scouts at The Maryland Zoo

Bring your troop to the Zoo, have the Zoo come to you, or volunteer at the Zoo! See below for more information about Zoo trips, Zoomobile visits, and Volunteer opportunities.

Visit the Zoo

Have a WILDlife day at the Zoo! Scout groups need only 10 people to receive discounted rates!

Take in a Keeper Chat, get hands-on at our Education Outposts, or check out our Zoo events during your visit. Click here to download the Scout Group Reservation Form to get your discount! Reservations must be made at least one month in advance to receive group rates. Free car and bus parking everyday!

Self-Guided Badge Activity Sheets:

  • Tiger Cubs – Electives 42, 31 & 21
  • Wolf Cubs – Elective 18 (Outdoor Adventure)
  • Bear Cubs – Achievements 5a, 5d and 5e (Sharing Your World with Wildlife) & Elective 16b (Farm Animals)
  • Webelos – Naturalist Activity Badge
  • Girl Scout activities coming soon… check out our Education Downloads to help plan your trip!

zoomobileHave Our ZOOmobile Visit You

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore’s ZOOmobile offers fun, interactive, and educational programs that include up close and personal animal encounters. Book the ZOOmobile today and help your scouts fulfill a variety of electives in an exciting way!

Click here to read about scout elective fulfillments available through the ZOOmobile’s tailored programs!

Click here to learn more about the ZOOmobile experience and to make a reservation.

Volunteer at the Zoo

Looking for a way to give back to the Zoo?  We have many opportunities for individuals and groups to volunteer.  You could help remove invasive plant species from the grounds, support children’s activities at a special event, or do fun projects at home.  Learn more and apply in the Volunteers section!