What lurks at the Zoo at twilight? Dinosaurs of course, and other animals too. Bring your friends, family, and flashlight for a sundown exploration of the ways dinos are like some of the Zoo animals.


  • Member: $40
  • Non-member: $51
  • Participants must be 5 years or older & must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Zoo members, to receive your ticket discount you must log in or create an account on the Zoo’s online store. Once you do, you’ll automatically receive your discounts at checkout.

Did you know that Zoo members save on tickets? Learn more about becoming a member of the Maryland Zoo.

Important Event Information:

  • Dinos at Dusk events are not exclusive to one group and the Zoo may book multiple groups in one night.
  • Space is limited – all participants must be pre-registered prior to the program and payment is due at the time of registration.
  • Parents/guardians must accompany participants throughout the program experience, participants must not exceed a 6:1 ratio of children to adults.
  • A refillable water bottle is encouraged and can be refilled through the program. Weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable closed shoes are also recommended.
  • The Zoo has the right to cancel a program in the event of inclement weather. Participants will be notified the morning of the program as to whether or not the event will continue. Participants will receive a full refund should the Zoo have to cancel.
  • Full refunds will only be given with notice on or before two weeks before the program is scheduled to take place. Cancellation notice given after this date will not receive a refund.

QUESTIONS? Contact our education team by phone at 443.552.5300 or email education@marylandzoo.org.