Due to construction in the park, extended closures of both eastbound and westbound lanes of Druid Park Lake Drive are currently taking place. If you are planning to come to the Zoo, we suggest you take the following route to access the Zoo parking lot.
Take I-83 to Exit 9 B – Coldspring Lane West
Follow Coldspring Lane approximately 0.6 miles to the traffic light at Greenspring Avenue
Turn LEFT onto Greenspring Avenue.
Follow Greenspring Avenue approximately 1.3 miles
Go straight at the corner of Greenspring Avenue and Druid Park Lake Drive to enter Druid Hill Park.
Follow the road and turn left at the 4 th road (the Old Reptile House will be on your right)
Join the Zoo on November 3rd in celebrating and conserving wildlife during Wild About Bears day! Through zookeeper talks and hands-on activities, learn what makes bears unique, and how we are contributing to their conservation at the Zoo and around the world. Plus, come learn how you can help preserve bear populations and their habitats by making simple changes in your daily life that will contribute to a more sustainable future for bears and other animals!
This event is FREE with Zoo admission or membership!
Schedule of Activities
10:00am – 3:30pm: Bear Education Stations and Activities
11:00am: Bear Husbandry Keeper Chat with Trivia
11:30am: Puppet Show in the Penguin Coast Learning Lab
1:00pm: Churchill and Climate Change Keeper Chat
3:00pm: Grizzly Bear Story Keeper Chat with Trivia
You could win a grizzly bear paw print during trivia!