Breakfast with the Penguins

Rise and shine with our 90+ African penguins at Penguin Coast. This exclusive VIP breakfast experience lets you explore penguin life in a private event before the Zoo opens. Enjoy dining al fresco beside our penguin exhibit! A full menu will be available as a freshly prepared buffet-style meal while guests are treated to a special penguin keeper chat ...

Breakfast with the Chimps

Rise and shine as this VIP experience takes you inside the Chimpanzee Forest before the Zoo opens. Enjoy dining while the chimpanzees curiously peek out their viewing windows at the guests! A full menu will be available as a freshly prepared buffet-style meal. After breakfast, guests are treated to a special chimpanzee keeper chat. Last but not least, the ...

Breakfast with the Elephants: Pumpkin Smash

What sound does a pumpkin make when it's smashed by an 8,000 lb elephant? You'll find out during this special Halloween offering! Make your way to the elephant habitat before the Zoo opens for this unique dining experience. While enjoying a delicious breakfast you'll want to have your camera ready: you'll have a VIP view of the famous elephant pumpkin ...

Breakfast in Maryland Wilderness

NEW! Rise and shine as this VIP experience takes you to our Maryland Wilderness habitats before the Zoo opens. Enjoy dining al fresco while the otters and bobcats curiously peek out from their viewing windows at the guests! A full menu will be available as a freshly prepared buffet-style meal. After breakfast, guests will be treated to a special otter and ...

Breakfast with Santa and Friends
Breakfast with Santa

Join us for yuletide cheer and celebration this holiday season! You’ll enjoy a breakfast buffet on the Zoo’s Mansion House Porch before settling in to create unique seasonal crafts. Then get ready to meet one of Santa’s feathered friends (think penguin). When you hear the bells begin to jingle, Kris Kringle is on his way! Finish your magical morning ...

Maryland Zoo in Baltimore Announces 2024 Events

Visitors can enjoy breakfast with the elephants, Valentines events, summer camps for kids & adults, a Solstice Stroll, Brew at the Zoo, and OktoBEARfest BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Zoo has announced a fun-packed schedule of events with something for everyone in 2024. Guests of all ages can experience animals, learn about conservation, or just have ...

Breakfast with Santa and Friends
Breakfast with Santa and Friends

Santa Claus is coming to town Join us for yuletide cheer and celebration this holiday season! You'll enjoy a breakfast or brunch buffet on the Zoo’s Mansion House Porch before settling in to create unique seasonal crafts. Then get ready to meet one of Santa’s feathered friends (think penguin). When you hear the bells begin to jingle, Kris Kringle is on ...

The Maryland Zoo Extends Closure, Announces Temporary Layoffs

The Maryland Zoo announced today that it will extend its closure indefinitely as a precautionary measure against the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). April events and programs will not be held as scheduled. Ticketed programs including Yoga at the Zoo, Breakfast with Bunny and other Breakfast with the Animals events are being rescheduled. Bunny BonanZoo, ...

Spring into Spring with Events for 2014

At The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, we spring into Spring on Saturday, March 1 when we resume seven-day-a-week operations. There are a variety of events planned for the year, so start planning your visits to The Maryland Zoo. Most events are free with paid Zoo admission (or FREE if you are a Zoo member) unless noted by the ($) symbol. For tickets and event ...

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March 30th

Join us for a fun-filled breakfast on the Mansion House Porch! Guests can get their picture taken with the Easter Bunny, enjoy live animal ambassador encounters, and get creative with spring-themed crafts. Raffle tickets ($1.00 per ticket) will also be available for a chance to win a Mary Sue Easter Basket! After breakfast, visit the Zoo and enjoy ...

breakfast with bunny
March 29th

Join us for a fun-filled breakfast on the Mansion House Porch! Guests can get their picture taken with the Easter Bunny, enjoy live animal ambassador encounters, and get creative with spring-themed crafts. Raffle tickets ($1.00 per ticket) will also be available for a chance to win a Mary Sue Easter Basket! After breakfast, visit the Zoo and enjoy ...

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10 Best Reasons To Get A Maryland Zoo Membership This Summer!

[button color="blue"]Purchase Zoo Membership[/button] The Maryland Zoo is home to the largest colony of African penguins in North America! At Penguin Coast, you can now get closer than ever to your favorite flight-challenged, feathery, birds all year long with your Zoo membership, and can even save on the ultimate penguin lover’s dream – a Penguin ...