Renovations to the leopard den and yard are underway. The Amur leopard Sofiya has been moved to another behind-the-scenes location while this work takes place and will not be spotted by guests until the project is complete.
The inside of the Tundra Buggy at Polar Bear Watch is currently closed for renovation. The animals at Polar Bear Watch will still viewable from other vantage points throughout the project.
The Tree habitat in the Maryland Wilderness area is closed for renovation until spring. The reptiles and amphibians inside the tree, such as wood turtles and Eastern tiger salamanders, will not be viewable during this time. The giant tree slide can still be accessed by the stairs outside of the tree but may be closed at some times.
Journey back to a time where giants roamed the land, sea and sky! Discover prehistoric Earth as we dig for dinos and create our own fossil footprints.
Activities are developed for children between the ages of 2-12 although all ages are welcome to attend as these programs are designed for the whole family.
Member: $7 per participant
Non-member: $11 per participant (Does not include Zoo admission)
Children (under age 2): FREE
Please note: Participating children must have an adult chaperone registered for the program with at least one adult for every three children who attend. All participants, including those under the age of 2 years, must be registered for the program.
Zoo members, to receive your ticket discount you must first register on the Zoo’s online store. Click below to register. Once you do, you’ll automatically receive your discounts at checkout.
Did you know that Zoo members save on tickets? To learn more about becoming a member of The Maryland Zoo, click here!
Family EdVenture Programs are held rain or shine. The Zoo has the right to cancel a program for any reason. Participants will be notified the morning of the program as to whether or not the program will continue. In the event that the Zoo cancels your program, a full refund will be issued.