Here at EcoAdventures there is always something WILD & Exciting going on…

*Business phone hours:  9:30am-5pm 410-987-1300

Upcoming Events


Jungle Express

Got no time but want to check us out? Drop-in and interact with some of our animals in an exciting 40 minute program. From snakes, to gators, lizards, turtles, hedgehog, or glow in the dark scorpions…it’s different every time…After the program, take some time to look at our animals on exhibit, play in our fossil sand pit outside or take a green screen photo with your favorite animal.

No reservations required! $7/person (children 2 and under are free)

*Not for large school or preschool groups. Please call to reserve a field trip.

*May use Open Discovery vouchers for this program

Every Friday in the Fall 10:30-11:30am (*dependent on Field Trip bookings- Please check to make sure it is running)

Friday, 9/4 10:30-11:30am

Saturday, 9/5      3-4pm       

Monday,  Labor Day 9/7      3-4pm

        Sunday,  9/20    1:30-2:30pm
        Sunday,  9/27     11:00-12:00pm

For Open Discovery TimesRegister Online or Call 410-987-1300 


Join us for a Whale Watch Adventure Cape May August 15th 9am – 7pm.  Click on the link for more details!


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NEW – Jurassic Jammies Sleepover!

Click on the link to get the dino details


Jurassic World is BIG in the box office and our JURASSIC JAMBOREE is the most COLOSSAL way to celebrate your little one’s big day! Find out more about this MEGA birthday adventure under “Parties“!

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Summer Camps 2015

When school is out, EcoAdventures is the place to be! A few spots are still available, but space is limited!

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What is EcoAdventures?

EcoAdventures is an Education, Enrichment, and Conservation organization located in Millersville, Maryland that offers hands-on ecological education to people of all ages. Owned by National Geographic herpetologist, Dr. Brady Barr, and marine biologist, Mei Len Sanchez Barr, EcoAdventures offers many enriching programs at our 3800 square foot facility where our guests experience the sounds and sights of our simulated rainforest and our mysterious underwater cave discovery room. And, just outside our backdoor, lies the neighboring Severn Run Wildlife Area- 1700 acres of pristine wilderness ready to be explored.

Find out more about us and meet our staff & animals!

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**Voted 2nd Place for Best Afterschool Program by Severna Park Voice!

Grades K – 8   (students will be divided up into groups

for age appropriate instruction and activities)

This exciting program starts 8/24- last day of school.  Throughout each excitement-filled 8 week session, students will enjoy a variety of hands-on FUN activities that are guaranteed to blow their minds! From animal interactions, to games, hikes, some field trips, experiments and crafts…Students will also enjoy guest speakers from various professions such as, veterinary medicine, herpetology (special visits and instruction will be provided by National Geographic’s Dr. Brady Barr), marine biology, animal rescuing, zoo keeping, falconry, The Brickhouse, Jing Ying Kung Fu, learn about genetics with snake breeder, and much more to see what it takes to have an animal career! Daily lessons include animal care and husbandry, animal training and enrichment, public speaking, research tactics, program planning, team building, and leadership. This program is ideal for students who are interested in training to be an EcoAdventures Jr. Assistant. At mid year and end of each 16-week session, parents are invited to a presentation led by their young explorers. Participants are encouraged to attend multiple sessions to pursue a variety of interests and themes.  ECO Snake Van picks up (add’l fee) at Shipley’s Choice, Oakhill, Benfield, Folger Mackenzie, and Severna Park Middle.  Please inquire if you need pick up anywhere else and it may be possible.  Sign up for one-five days a week.  $22 per day, 5 days /a week $18 per day.

Call to register!!


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Did you know that EcoAdventures proudly donates part of its proceeds to crocodilian and rainforest research and education? Also check out our jungle shop to purchase some sloth merchandise or Crocodilian Advisory Group caps- all proceeds go towards the organizations!! Come to EcoAdventures and make a difference!