Education, Enrichment, and Conservation in Maryland


Welcome to Eco Adventures

Eco Adventures 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, Eco Adventures 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 our Sleuice/Fossil Dig area, "Pixie Hollow" picnic and outdoor classroom and the neighboring Severn Run Wildlife Area- 1700 acres of pristine wilderness ready to be explored. This themed, hands-on facility, exhibits many reptiles, amphibians, creepy crawlies, and some mammals, many of which we use for hands-on interactions. As world renown crocodilian experts, we focus also on crocodilian conservation awareness and research and proudly exhibit 6 species of crocodilians at our facility. Are you ready to experience the extraordinary?
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Thank you to our Eco Supporters and voters for helping us win "Best of Severna Park" by Severna Park Voice! We won for Best After school Programs, Summer Camps, and birthday party venues! We couldn't have done it without you!!


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In The News

Eco Adventures in Millersville adopts turtles saved from apparent international smuggling scheme

- By E.B. Furgurson III,

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Dr. Brady Barr interviewed by FOX 4 News Dallas-Fort Worth

Chesapeake Family

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Eco Adventures Brings Exotic Creatures To Anne Arundel County

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Schedule of Events, Programs, Camps & Classes

* Note: We follow Anne Arundel County inclement weather closings or delays

Our facility is not open for drop ins. Please see our schedule or call us to schedule a private tour. Reservations are required for all programs by the day before.
We do cancel if there are no RSVP's.
Call 410-987-1300

Jungle Express:

Saturday, April 28th 11-noon

$10 per person (children & adults) * Subject to cancellations/changes due to min participants. Please RSVP.

Open Plays:

Just added: Free Facepainting! (subject to availability)

Wednesday, April 4th 10:00am-12pm
Tuesday, April 17th 3-5pm "Special Jones Elem Fundraiser" 80% proceeds go to the school
Saturday, April 21st 10:00am-12:00pm
Tuesday, April 24th 10am-12:00pm

$10 per child * Subject to cancellations/changes due to min participants. Please RSVP.
* We can schedule a special Open Play for your play group with min of 15 participating kids.

Summer Camps- Spaces still available in all camps- Winner of BEST OF SUMMER CAMPS by Severna Park Voice
Kindergarten Camps May 21-22nd (no school) see camps 9-4pm $70 Special Discount

Award Winning Eco Explorer Club (Before & After School Care) Pro-rating available
* One time drop ins for inclement weather two hour delays or 2 hr (normal day) early dismissals available.
Please inquire for availability and school pick ups.


Behind the Scenes "Trainer for a Day, Feeding Frenzy Tour"

Want a private behind the scenes tour where you can feed and interact with some of Eco Adventures' most beloved animals?
Call to schedule a Feeding Frenzy! See Public Programs page for more details.
$25 per person (2 person minimum), $20 per person for groups of 5+
Did you know that Eco Adventures proudly donates and supports crocodilian/rainforest research, conservation, and education? We also connect our eco-travel student groups to Costa Rican rainforests though our Preserve “Nama Laka”.

The Eco-Jungle shop offers sloth merchandise and Crocodilian Advisory Group caps- all proceeds go towards the organizations!!