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Give Thanks for Species Rescued From the Brink of Extinction

Accredited zoos and aquariums are saving more than 30 endangered species and the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park plays a role in the effort. Silver Spring, Maryland (November 6, 2014) – As American families prepare for the annual ritual of giving thanks this November, they can add to their list of things to be thankful […]

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Winter Hours of Operation in Effect

Effective Saturday, November 1st, the NEW Zoo hours of operation will change to the winter schedule. Hours will be from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily. The NEW Zoo will remain open seven days a week, including holidays. The Adventure Park will be open for the final weekend of the season Saturday, November 1, 2014 […]

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*NEW* Behind-the-Scenes Programs Offered

The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park’s Education Department has recently expanded offerings in our behind-the-scenes programs. Guests now have more options than ever before to get to know the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park’s animals. With our expanded offerings, guests can now experience private, personalized zoo encounters with three different species: the giraffes, penguins, or […]

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