PO Box 2979, 755 South Park Drive, Salisbury Maryland 21802
410-548-3188 Fax 410-860-0919
Naturalistic habitats on 12 acres showcase approximately 500 species from North, Central and South America. Major exhibits include jaguars, bison, bald eagles, and spider monkeys; visitors to Salisbury Zoological Park will get a rare look at their 'spectacled bears,' which are a unique species bred at only a few other zoos besides Salisbury. Other special areas feature an herb garden, a bird garden, and a hand's-on children's zoo.
The Visitor Center offers special events like a children's storytime every Tuesday; public programs are scheduled at the park's Education Center. Groups and tours are welcome by prior arrangement; admission is free to the public. Salisbury Zoological Park is open daily throughout the year, except on Christmas and Thanksgiving Day.
Other Wildlife Viewing nearby:
(Berlin) Berlin Animal Hospital
(Cambridge) Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge
(Chincoteague) Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
(Prince Frederick) Flag Ponds Nature Park
(Bridgeville) Four Paws Animal Hospital
(Milford) Milford Animal Hospital
12/04 Coming to The Salisbury area
Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival Atlantic City NJ April5-6 Over 90 different breweries from around the corner and across the country will showcase their unique libations.
Dewey Beach PopFest Dewey Beach DE April12-13 Features three nights of showcase performances and two days of demo and mentoring sessions, tradeshow, and industry events.
National Cherry Blossom Festival Washington DC March20-April14 The nation’s greatest springtime celebration unites for four spectacular weekends including the Cherry Blossom Parade.
Pork in the Park BBQ Festival Salisbury MD April19-21 Follow your nose to the Pork in the Park BBQ Festival. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, this Eastern Shore staple will be served up April 19-21st at Salisbury's WinterPlace Park.
Galena Dogwood Festival Galena MD May4 The annual Galena Dogwood Festival is will take place throughout Galena. The parade will have a War of 1812 theme.
Dover Days Festival Dover DE May3-5 As one of the longest running festivals in the state of Delaware, Dover Days dates back to 1933. What started as a garden tour staged by the Dover Garden Club, has now become an annual time to remember First State heritage with community spirit and an entertaining festival of family events.