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Be Our Guest

The Zoo is OPEN    Free Admission & Parking! We will be CLOSING AT 11am on October 26th to prepare for our Halloween Happening event. For information on the event go to the event tab.

The Salisbury Zoo offers FREE Admission and Free Parking. Parking is available at both the East and the West Gate entrances.

The Salisbury Zoo is nestled along a branch of the Wicomico River on 13 acres in Salisbury, MD. The Zoo provides naturalistic exhibits featuring specimens native to the Americas and Australia. Wide paved paths offer assess ability throughout the Zoo. The Zoo charges no admission fee to its visitors, but relies heavily on donations. It is just a short drive from Ocean City, MD and Rehoboth Beach, DE.

Pets are not allowed in the Zoo. Service animals with registration are allowed in the Zoo. We are a smoke-free campus.

Zoo Hours:

9am-4:30pm   Closing at 11am Oct. 26th for Halloween event

Days Open: Open every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas day.

Contact Information:

Street Address:

755 South Park Drive
Salisbury, MD 21804

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 2979
Salisbury, MD 21802


(410)548-3188 Mainline
(443) 944-0636 Education
(443) 944-0357 Marketing and Development
(443) 944-0778 Fax

Marketing & Development:

Membership, P.R., Gift Shop, Zoo Concession, Membership, Sponsorship



General Questions



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