Field Trip: Maryland Zoo Location: Druid Hill ParkBaltimore, MD 21217 Contact: 410-396-7102 Grades: All View Larger Map About the Museum: The Baltimore Zoo was created by act of the Maryland state legislature on April 7, 1876. (Its name was changed to The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore in 2004.) It is the third oldest zoo in … Continue reading
Field Trip: Clarks Elioak Farm Location: 10500 Clarksville Pike (State Route 108)Ellicott City, MD 21042 Contact: 410-730-4049 Grades: All View Larger Map About the Museum: The Clark family has been farming in Howard County since 1797. Starting every spring on April 1, we are open for you and your children to come and visit our … Continue reading
Field Trip: Eden Mill Nature Center Location: 1617 Eden Mill RdPylesville MD 21132 Contact: 410-836-3050 Grades: All View Larger Map About the Museum: Explore the world of the Piedmont by seeing up close our collection of mounted animals: beavers, otters, minks, muskrats, blackbears, hawks, song birds, raccoons, opposums, red fox, grey fox, and many more. … Continue reading
Field Trip: Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo Location: 13019 Catoctin Furnace RoadThurmont MD 21788 Contact: 301-271-4922 Grades: All View Larger Map About the Museum: The Catoctin Wildlife Park & Zoo is home to 1100 animals that represent 319 species not including amphibians, fish and invertebrates. Among them are bears to boas, lions to lemurs, macaws … Continue reading
Field Trip: Carrie Murray Nature Center Location: Nature 1901 Ridgetop RoadBaltimore, MD 21207 Contact: 410-396-0808 Grades: Preschool-12 View Larger Map About the Museum: The Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks established the Carrie Murray Nature Center in the late 1980’s after receiving a generous donation from baseball legend Eddie Murray. The Nature Center, dedicated … Continue reading
Make the most of your zoo and nature center field trip by preparing for your visit ahead of time with online activities and lessons. Animal Diversity Web Comprehensive searchable database about the animal kindgom. Excellent resource for middle and high school students. Conservation Central Conservation Central is a habitat education program that explores the … Continue reading
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