Large Group Ticket Sales

Large groups are perfect for scouts, out-of-state schools, summer camps, colleges, family reunions, and more!


Check below to see which category fits your flock:

Pay at the Gate

Perfect if you’re not sure of the exact size of your group. You can estimate the number of guests when you make your reservation and then pay for the actual number on the day of your visit.

2018 Group Rates:
Adult (12- 64): $19.00 $12.25
Child (2-11): $15.00 $10.50
Senior (65+): $16.00 $11.75

Group Reservation Procedures:

  • Groups must consist of 15 or more people to receive discount. Special needs and scout groups need only 10 or more people to receive discount.
  • Reservations are required and must be completed at least one month prior to scheduled visit. You can find the reservation form below.
  • Deposit of $75 or 10% (whichever is greater) of the anticipated total is required. Please submit the deposit with the reservation form. The form may be emailed or faxed, or mailed with a check to the Group Sales Office. Contact information is in the drop-down tab below.
  • Once registered, groups will receive a Group Permit from the Group Sales Office which must be presented upon arrival to the Zoo.
  • One chaperone is required per every 8 children. Chaperones must be at least 21 years of age.
  • All guests must be present when entering the Zoo and ONE payment IN FULL is made at the Main Gate.
  • The permit may be used for admission only on the date stated on the permit. Rain dates are available.
  • Click to learn more about pre-ordered lunches for adults and children.

Make A Reservation

FREE Car, Bus & Motorcoach Parking!

If you would rather have physical tickets mailed to you, please read more about Advanced Group Ticketing below.

Pay in Advance

Purchase your tickets in advance and have them mailed directly to you. Not only will you be able to bypass the ticket lines, but you’ll also receive a discount!

2018 Group Advanced Ticket Rates:
Adult (12-64): $19.00 $12.50
Child (2-11): $15.00 $10.75
Senior (65+): $16.00 $12.00

Advanced Ticket Ordering Procedures:

  • Groups must consist of 15 or more people to receive discount. Special needs and scout groups need only 10 or more people to receive discount.
  • Reservations are required and must be completed at least one month prior to scheduled visit. You can find the reservation form below.
  • Deposit of $75 or 10% (whichever is greater) of anticipated total is required. Please submit the deposit with the reservation form. The Form may be emailed or faxed, or mailed with a check to the Group Sales Office. Contact information is in the drop-down tab below.
  • Full payment must be received a minimum of two weeks prior to the visit. Tickets will then be sent via USPS Priority mail.
  • One chaperone is required per every 8 children. Chaperones must be at least 21 years of age.
  • No refunds on unused tickets; however, tickets are valid for ONE YEAR from the date of issue.

Order Advanced Tickets

FREE Car, Bus & Motorcoach Parking!

Contact the Group Sales Office

Phone:
443.552.5277

Fax or email your forms to Group Sales:
Fax: 443.320.9027
Email: groupsales@marylandzoo.org or louise.bengtsson@marylandzoo.org

Mailing Address (Zoo Administration):
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
Group Sales Department
1876 Mansion House Drive
Baltimore, MD 21217


*Prepaid tickets may be used ONLY during regular hours. Coupons and/or promotions may not be combined with discounted tickets. Special events, such as Brew at the Zoo or the Breakfast Series, are excluded from these offers. Tickets are valid for events included with Zoo admission, such as Bunny BonanZoo and ZooBooo!