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The Maryland Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Nice Zoo - Lots of walking

We visited this zoo with my son and his wife and my husband. The baby was only 6 months old so we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wenonah, New Jersey
A very enjoyable zoo

We have been to this zoo a number of times. The parking is close and free, the walk around the zoo... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Visitors meet more than 1,500 animals including chimpanzees, elephants, leopards and warthogs as they journey on an African safari, groom goats in the Farmyard, explore the winding trails through the Lyn P. Myerhoff Maryland Wilderness and watch the...more
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1 Safari Pl, Baltimore, MD 21217
+1 410-396-7102
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this zoo with my son and his wife and my husband. The baby was only 6 months old so we thought is wouldn't be "too" big for her. Getting from the ticket booth back to the zoo part is a bit of a...More

Thank outback106
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to this zoo a number of times. The parking is close and free, the walk around the zoo isn't half uphill like in DC, the food is much better (pricing and quality) than some other places, and it's very do-able with kids....More

Thank RavenShade
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The zoo is in a park. There were several staff members helping direct visitors toward their desired destinations within the park. I was there on a Saturday, so maybe that was why. Parking is free. You pay the zoo admission charge at the entrance. You...More

Thank ransom007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had season passes when my children were little, went every chance we could. There is lots of walking, but not too many hills.

Thank kmt0524
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in town for a wedding and wanted to do something more. We decided on the zoo and it was a great visit. Parking is free and a short walk to the entrance. Admission is reasonable, we were both seniors so there is a...More

1  Thank edzik52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Maryland Zoo is an Oasis in the middle of the city. The grounds are nice but they are currently under construction. Because of that, some animals, such as the lions and elephants are not available for viewing. However, that did not deter us from...More

Thank Geno2138
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We bought a season pass on that day, which was a good value. There are renovations taking place from now till fall 2019. Fun day. The place was clean. The staff was friendly, courteous and welcoming. We bought snacks and the areas were clean and...More

1  Thank auburnadmin
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

No one told us that 2 of the bigger exhibits were closed. There were no lions and no elephants, granted there getting new exhibits built but for the money we spent to get in I think we should have been warned that they were doing...More

3  Thank AnerdnaWrong
Reviewed 27 August 2018

It was nice as far as Zoo's Go...but doing a lot of expansion (a good thing) a lot of exhibits were closed....in and done in just about 2 hours

Thank PamMcDee
Reviewed 27 August 2018

My mom, daughter and I visited on Saturday August 25th. The weather was perfect and all the animals were out and about. The only animal we missed were the lions but we were informed of that as we bought tickets. My daughter had a blast...More

Thank Brandy T
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1 September 2018|
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Response from solomonknibb | Reviewed this property |
Call the zoo by phone to see which animals are out / in and when feeding time is.
25 May 2018|
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Response from 61rhondag | Reviewed this property |
From the inner harbor and you do not have a car, an Uber or taxi ride is the most direct as no public transportation takes you directly to the zoo without walking several blocks. There is a drop off and pick up spot at the... More
11 March 2018|
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Response from C6343UVkatief | Reviewed this property |
yes they have bus parking in a separate area.