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The ZOOmobile team brings educational, entertaining, and interactive programs to you!

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Explore our program offerings:
Little Animal Adventure Programs

These 30-minute programs are appropriate for Preschool to Kindergarten audiences. Each program features age-appropriate, interactive activities and live animal presentations.

Audience: Preschool to Kindergarten
Maximum group size: 35 students
Program length: 30 minutes
Program topics: Varies, age-dependent
Animal Ambassadors: 3 animals
School year price (9/4/18 – 6/14/19): $160 plus travel fee if applicable
Summer price (6/16/18 – 9/3/18): $175 plus travel fee if applicable

Animal Adventure Programs

These 50-minute programs support Next Generation Science Standards and Maryland College and Career-Ready Standards. We offer a variety of program topics designed for 1st to 12th grade students featuring interactive activities and live animal presentations. We also offer Animal Adventures for after school programs.

Audience: 1st to 12th Grade
Maximum group size: 100 students
Program length: 50 minutes
Program topics: Varies, grade-level dependent
Animal Ambassadors: 4 animals
School year price (9/4/18 – 6/14/19): $230 plus travel fee if applicable
Summer price (6/16/18 – 9/3/18): $250 plus travel fee if applicable

Conservation Conversations

African Penguin Conservation Conversation

This 30-minute program is appropriate for 6th to 12th grade students. This program delves into the conservation concerns of African penguins and ways the Zoo and other organizations are working to protect them. A portion of your program fee includes a Penguin Partner Package and a donation to the Maryland Zoo’s Conservation Fund.

Audience: 6th to 12th Grade
Maximum group size: 50 students
Program length: 30 minutes
Animal Ambassadors: 1 African penguin
Price: $300 for one program plus travel fee if applicable; $100 each additional program (same day, same site)

Panamanian Golden Frog Conservation Conversation

This 30-minute program is appropriate for 6th to 12th grade students. This program delves into the conservation concerns of Panamanian golden frogs and ways the Zoo and other organizations are working to protect them. A portion of your program fee will be donated to the Maryland Zoo’s Conservation Fund. Request a program here [link to ZOOmobile Request Form for Schools].

Audience: 6th to 12th Grade
Maximum group size: 50 students
Program length: 30 minutes
Animal Ambassadors: Panamanian golden frogs
Price: $150 for one program plus travel fee if applicable; $100 each additional program (same day, same site)

Optional Program Add-Ons

Penguin Partner Package

Price: $150
Penguin Partners receive:

  • A visit from one of our penguin Ambassadors during your on site presentation
  • A fun and educational penguin fact sheet and activity for your group
  • A photo of the penguin Ambassadors to commemorate your experience
  • A year-long subscription to Zoogram, the Maryland Zoo’s magazine for members
  • The satisfaction of knowing you support the Maryland Zoo’s conservation and education efforts

Raven Partner Package

Price: $100
Raven Partners receive:

  • A visit from one of the live Baltimore Ravens mascots, Rise or Conquer, during your on site presentation
  • A fun and educational raven fact sheet and activity for your group
  • A photo of Rise and Conquer to commemorate your experience
  • A year-long subscription to Zoogram, the Maryland Zoo’s magazine for members
  • The satisfaction of knowing you support the Maryland Zoo’s conservation and education efforts

Questions? Contact the ZOOmobile team at outreach@marylandzoo.org or 443.552.5300.