Penguin Encounter

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Sunday December 25

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12:00 PM  –  12:30 PM

Gift a Penguin Encounter!

Your gifted Penguin Encounter will include a digital confirmation with scheduling instructions to forward to your recipient. Guests will have one year from date of purchase to schedule their experience. If you prefer that a printed certificate be mailed to your gift recipient, please email us at with the recipient’s name, address, and your confirmation number. 

***Please note that this is not the actual date and time of the experience. The Zoo is CLOSED on December 25.

By purchasing, you acknowledge that you have read the Experience Guidelines & Information

Zoo admission tickets are sold separately and are required for all non-Zoo members. 

Zoo members, login or register by clicking the buttons in the top right corner to receive your discount.

For questions about your purchase please contact or call 443.992.4585 during Zoo hours. 

By visiting The Maryland Zoo you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. Click to read the full coronavirus (COVID-19) indemnification and waiver of liability.