Best Part of Memories is Making Them

10102 Fingerboard Road, Ijamsville, MD  21754


To our Texas Fans, we have permanently closed our location there.  We will miss you!


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!


REMEMBER the petting farm is now CASHLESS! 


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 Mondays & Tuesdays except where noted)


March to November 2023

   Admission Times 

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

We are closed to the public until Spring 2023!

Admissions Taken:  10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – farm closes 4:30 p.m.

 The farm accepts CREDIT CARDS only for all admissions now.

Our general admission rate is $16.00 for everyone 2 to 82.  If under 2 or over 82, you will be free to enter the farm.  The farm admissions are credit only and admissions may be purchased in advance on our website or upon arrival at our Admissions Barn.  

Group Admission Rate 

We offer special rates for groups of 20 or moreIn order to get this rate, a reservation is required Payment may be made in advance or upon arrival at the farm.  We accept school checks (mailed 5 days in advance of trip date), 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 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.   

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

Make your group reservation here:   Group Reservation
Groups of 20 or more may pay upon arrival or in advance and get the group rate.  You will need your reservation number if you wish to pay here by Credit Card (20 or more only):   Credit Payment for Groups 20+


2023 Group Rate:

$12.00 per person (ages 2 to 82), 20 person minimum


native lands field trip


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!

An Annual Pass allows you to visit the farm any and every day that we are open to the general public. Maybe you want to pack a lunch and have a picnic with your friends at the farm. Or maybe the kids need to unwind after a tough day at school. Or, maybe you just need to get out of the house. We are the perfect place for you!   They also admit you to all of our special events (Easter Egg hunts, Barnyard Band & Booze, Santa’s Farm Fest, Fall Pumpkin Patch, Trail of Jack-O-Lanterns and more!)  Our passes are good for the calendar year it was purchased and expire on the last day of that same year (December 31st). 

Passes are sold per person for anyone 24 months and older.   For more information and prices, click here (Annual Passes) . 


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.  


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.