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The Maryland Zoo, Baltimore

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For a chance to see polar bears and elephants without ever leaving Baltimore, visit The Maryland Zoo, located in the northwestern part of the city. Established in 1876, this is one of the country's oldest zoos, noted for its conservation efforts and penguin-breeding programs. In addition to an African safari exhibit, the zoo also contains an area dedicated to animals found in Maryland. This section features artificial streams, submerged archways, and life-size cave models housing native bog turtles, river otters, snakes, and bats. The zoo's farmyard, a popular family-friendly attraction, includes a petting area with rare breeds like African pygmy goats and Cotswold sheep. Save time by purchasing and printing your tickets at home. Plan to see The Maryland Zoo and other attractions that appeal to you using our Baltimore vacation builder.
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  • We visit the zoo several times a year. Each time we visit the zoo has more attractions for the kids to see. The Penguin exhibit it a must see! Also, there are trams to take you from the entrance of th...  more »
  • Although it is possible to see various animals such as elephants, 20 is a little over $ entrance fee burden MD DC a little time to go to the Zoo to watch rather than meoldeorado the Smithsonian Zoo might I. .. ^^:;
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  • This is one of my favorite places to go in Baltimore and there's so much to do and see- if coming in the fall I definitely recommend checking out their Halloween in the zoo events. It is hands down on...  more »