Best Part of Memories is Making Them!

10102 Fingerboard Road, Ijamsville, MD  21754


 Admission:  $16.00* for ages 2 to 82  

Please note our new weekday hours beginning May 3rd (EXCEPT in October & early November):
Weekday Hours Until October 4:
Open 10 a.m./Last Admission by 1 p.m. – Stay as long as you like if in by 1 p.m.
Weekday Hours Beginning October 4:
Open 10 a.m./Last Admission by 3 p.m. – Farm closes 4:30 p.m.
ALL WEEKEND HOURS (including Memorial & Labor Day):
Open 10 a.m./Last Admission by 3 p.m. – Farm closes 4:30 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
(closed Mon & Tues except where noted)

Calendar for Open & Closed Dates 

June, July, August open Wednesday thru Sunday
September weekends only except Labor Day 
October 1 to 29
November 1-5 and 11 & 12

  Admission:  $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

June, July & August 2023: $10.00 is our group rate (pp) for 10 or more.
September Weekends 2023: $12.00 is our group rate (pp) for 20 or more
October & November 2023: $13.00 is our group rate (pp) for 20 or more
• In order to get the group rate, a reservation is required.
• Payment may be made upon arrival at the farm or by calling our office during business hours. Groups in October & November may use the link below “Credit Payment for Fall 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 10 in the summer and less than 20 in the fall, please pay 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

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

Summer groups of 10 or more may pay upon arrival or in advance (must call our office, payment on-line for summer groups is not available) and get the group rate.  For fall groups, you will need your reservation number if you wish to pay here by Credit Card (20 or more only):   Credit Payment for FALL Groups 20+


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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


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


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.