Field Trips & ToursMaine Wildlife Park logo

Presentations

Occasional public presentations and wildlife talks are offered at the Maine Wildlife Park throughout the week. Daily offerings are posted at the information booth after you enter the park gate.

We also have pre-recorded virtual programs available! Learn more!

Maine Wildlife Park Guided Tours

Guided tours are available by reservation throughout the week. For additional information and to book a guided tour, please contact the Maine Wildlife Park office at (207) 822-6460.

Volunteers

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer tour guide at the Maine Wildlife Park? To learn more about volunteering call our office, (207) 822-6460, or visit our volunteer page. Become a volunteer

Field Trips

Plan a trip for your group to the Maine Wildlife Park and learn about the amazing adaptations and conservation of different animal species in Maine. You can do a self-guided visit or add on a tour or educational program to enhance your experience.

  • Visit on your own with your group and view a wide variety of mammals, birds, reptiles, and even fish. Use the information panels to learn more about each species along the way.
    *Reservations are not required for groups who plan to visit the park! Advance notice is appreciated and encouraged so we can prepare staff at the front gate for your arrival. Please call the Maine Wildlife Park office at (207) 822-6460 to let us know if you are planning to visit with a group, if also adding on an educational program call Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife at (207) 592-0750
  • Add on a group guided tour. See above for more details on tours then contact the Maine Wildlife Park at (207) 822-6460
  • Add on an educational program for an additional fee. Learn about animal adaptations, habitats, and more through a hands-on in-person experience. Learn more about the cost and topics to choose from! Contact Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife (207) 592-0750 to schedule or for questions.

Wildlife Park Teacher Information Packet

Activities to complete before visiting the park:

  • Maine Wildlife Park Species Fact Sheets (8 1/2" X 11" - 48 pages) (PDF)
  • Maine Animals Tracks (8 1/2' x 11) (PDF)
  • Maine State Symbols (8 1/2" x 11") (PDF)
  • Maine's Coldwater Game Fish Poster (8 1/2" x 11") (PDF)
  • Maine's Warmwater Fish Poster (8 1/2" x 11") (PDF)
  • Mammal Poster (8 1/2" x 11" or 11" x 17") (PDF)
  • Wildlife Coloring Poster (8 1/2" x 11") (PDF)
  • Seasons Coloring Poster (11" x 17") (PDF)
  • Reptiles & Amphibians in Winter (PDF)

Activities to complete while at the park:

  • Scavenger Hunt (PDF)
  • Animal Behavorial Research Observation Data Collection Chart (8 1/2" X 11") (PDF)
  • The Bald Eagle (PDF)
  • Shapes Hike (PDF)

Activities to complete after visiting the park:

  • Endangered Species Word Scramble for MWP (PDF)
  • Black Bears Food Chain (PDF)
  • The Eyes Have It (PDF)
  • A Bit About Bites (PDF)
  • Beaks & Feet (PDF)
  • Animal Adaptations (PDF)
  • The Black Bear (PDF)