Welcome to the Brandywine Zoo!
The Brandywine Zoo is located in Wilmington, Delaware, along the Brandywine River in beautiful Brandywine Park. The Zoo is open 10am to 4pm (last admission at 3:30pm).
The Brandywine Zoo is managed by the Division of Parks and Recreation with the support of the Delaware Zoological Society. The Brandywine Zoo is a member of the Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) and is one of over 200 accredited zoos and aquariums in North America, a distinction that marks its commitment to providing excellent care for animals!
VIRTUAL PROGRAMS & EVENTS
Wednesday, Oct. 6 @ 11am
WORLD HABITATS DAY VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP
Celebrate World Habitats Day as we learn about different habitats found around the world, and right here in Delaware!
Thursday, Nov. 18 @ 11am
FALL VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP
Explore the zoo and meet the fascinating animals that live here as we talk about nature and conservation!
ON-SITE PROGRAMS & EVENTS
FACIAL COVERING GUIDELINES
Face masks are be required indoors (Gift Shop, Administration Building and Education classrooms) regardless of vaccination status.
Thursdays thru Sept. 30 @ 10:30am
Join us as we read and learn about animals. Each week will be different, so come back weekly to read them all!
Sept. 8 – Oct. 16, Wednesdays OR Saturdays & one Sunday @ 9:15am
LITTLE NATURE EXPLORERS
Join us at our Backyard Academy nature playground for a 5-week series about animals, habitats, and nature play! Recommended for ages 3-6.
Saturday, Oct. 2, 10am-3:30pm
Calling all Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts! Lead your own adventure on a special self-guided tour through the zoo with a customized activity booklet!