Due to construction in the park, extended closures of both eastbound and westbound lanes of Druid Park Lake Drive are currently taking place. If you are planning to come to the Zoo, we suggest you take the following route to access the Zoo parking lot.
Take I-83 to Exit 9 B – Coldspring Lane West
Follow Coldspring Lane approximately 0.6 miles to the traffic light at Greenspring Avenue
Turn LEFT onto Greenspring Avenue.
Follow Greenspring Avenue approximately 1.3 miles
Go straight at the corner of Greenspring Avenue and Druid Park Lake Drive to enter Druid Hill Park.
Follow the road and turn left at the 4 th road (the Old Reptile House will be on your right)
Save the date to celebrate lions, giraffes, and elephants! On June 19th from 4:00pm – 7:00pm, Zoo members are invited to a special after-hours preview of three totally new habitats. Take in sweeping views of expanded spaces and get up close with some of Africa’s biggest wildlife before anyone else.
Plus, enjoy free carousel and train rides for the duration of the preview! This event is free with Zoo membership.
Please Note: This event is for Zoo Members Only. No additional tickets will be available for purchase; only those covered on your membership will be able to attend. Click here to review membership levels and benefits.
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African Journey Celebration
The celebration continues! Join us June 22nd & 23rd for the African Journey Celebration, featuring special activities, keeper chats and more at the new habitats.
BIG CHANGES FOR BIG ANIMALS
ELEPHANTS, GIRAFFES, AND LIONS, OH MY!
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is excited to announce the renovation and expansion of several areas within the African Journey section of the Zoo, specifically the expansion of elephant outdoor yards, as well as major renovations to the giraffe and lion habitats. Click here to learn more about this expansive project.
AFRICAN JOURNEY ADOPTIONS
Limited edition African Journey print packages are now available! Adopt a lion, giraffe, or elephant and receive one of these animal prints with your special package. Click here to adopt.