Best Part of Memories is Making Them!

10102 Fingerboard Road, Ijamsville, MD  21754

Admission At Gate: $16.00* for ages 2 to 82
NOTE: Our “open” dates are always “WEATHER PERMITTING”
July & August 2024: Open Wednesdays thru Sundays, Weather Permitting!
(ALWAYS closed Mondays & Tuesdays Except for Memorial Day & Labor Day)
Weekdays: Open 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.– Last Admission by 1 p.m.
Weekends: Open 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Last Admission by 3 p.m.
September 2024: Open WEEKENDS ONLY, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Last Admission by 3 p.m.
October 2024: Open Wednesdays thru Sundays
October Weekday AND Weekend Hours: Open 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. –
Last Admission by 3 p.m.
November 2024 Dates: Nov 1, 2, 3, 9, and 10 (our last fall date)
November Hours: Open 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Last Admission by 3 p.m.

*Military and senior discounts available, ask at our Admissions Barn!

Our goal at Green Meadows Petting Farm is to provide a fun, safe atmosphere for kids and adults alike to learn and experience the joys of animals!


Our “One Price Does It All” is a great bargain! For the price of admission visitors of all ages can enjoy a hands-on and up-close experience with: 
  • Over 150+ animals AND 
  • Pig Races
  • Feeding the Animals (we provide the feed for FREE)   
  • Hayrides 
  • Rubber Duck Races
  • Combine Slide
  • Firetruck Slide
  • Corn Crib Play Silo
  • Wood Tractor
  • Large Play Area
  • FREE Pumpkin from our Pumpkin Patch (Oct. only) 
  • Call 301-865-9203 if you have any questions.
Our farm is ideal for:
  • School field trips
  • Day Care Centers and Preschools
  • Company Parties
  • Religious Gatherings
  • Home Schools
  • Scouts
  • Birthday Parties for young and old
  • Families and family gatherings
  • Anyone who loves animals and the outdoors!
  • NOTE:  No pets or service animals allowed please. Call office 301-865-9203

Dates Open – Weather Permitting
(closed Mon & Tues except where noted)

Calendar for Open & Closed Dates 


  Admission At-Gate:  $16.00* for ages 2 to 82
The farm only accepts CREDIT CARDS for admissions.

*Military and senior discounts available, ask at our Admissions Barn!

Group Information

SPRING/FALL Group Rate:  $13.00 (pp, 2 and older) for groups of 20 or more AND we give 1 free ticket for every 20 purchased. 
• A reservation is required to get our group rate.
• Payment may be made upon arrival at the farm or by calling our office during business hours. Use the link below (Credit Payment for Groups 20+) if paying by credit card in advance.
• We accept school checks (if mailing, allow time for mail delivery or just bring it with you on the day of your trip), credit cards, and purchase orders (P. O.’s must be received at least 5 days before the trip).
• If you have less than 20, please pay for your tickets at our Admissions Barn upon arrival (no reservation necessary).
• Another group option is our party tents that rent for $435.00 for a set three-hour time of 9:30-12:30 or 1:30-4:30.

• Call 301-865-9203 to reserve your group field trip or complete a farm reservation form on our website.  Group Reservations

Farm Group Admission Policy – please review for making payment Admission Policy

You will need your reservation number if you wish to pay here by Credit Card (20 or more only):   Credit Payment for Groups 20+


native lands field trip


Gift Certificates

 Looking for the perfect gift for someone special?  Gift certificates make great gifts for the animal lover in your life!  Gift certificates are available for purchase using the link below.   Gift certificates are sold as farm admissions and are purchased one at a time.  

Purchase Gift Certificates


Annual Passes

We now offer Annual Passes that have become quite popular with our visitors. We like to say you become part of our family and appreciate the support!

Annual Pass Information/Purchase

Playground at Green Meadows Petting Farm

Don’t forget your phone or camera to capture the memories! Plus, our animals love having their pictures taken!

Green Meadows Petting Farm Chicken

“Every Child Should Have…

Mudpies, Grasshoppers, Water bugs, Tadpoles, Frogs, Mud Turtles, Elderberries, Wild Strawberries, Acorns, Chestnuts, Trees to Climb, Animals to Pet, Hayfields, Pinecones, Rocks to Roll, Sand Snails, Huckleberries, and Honeybees.

Any child who has been deprived of these has been deprived of the best part of their education.”

-Luther Burbank

The best part of memories is making them…and we want to see yours! Be sure to like our Facebook page and share favorite moments and photos from your trip!

Green Meadows Petting Farm and Pumpkin Patch is centrally located between Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC and very convenient to Rockville, Gaithersburg, Clarksburg, Damascus, Mt. Airy, Columbia,Frederick, Hagerstown and Leesburg, VA.