Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo

13019 Catoctin Furnace Road
Thurmont, MD 21788
P: 301-271-4922
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Days Open: March - November
Hours: ZOO HOURS: March and November- Open weekends, weather permitting, 10-4. April and October - Open Daily 10-5. May and September- Open Daily 9-5. Memorial Day through Labor Day - Open 9-6.

Nestled in 26 acres of woods, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo features creatures from around the world. Major attractions include 1,000 pound grizzly bear, tigers, zookeeper talks and educational stage presentations featuring touchable animals.