Friends of the Zoo
- Free or discounted admission to many zoos and aquariums nationwide
- Advance notice and discounts for Zoo education classes
- Monthly special member offers at Zoo concessions or gift shops
- Zoo News quarterly newsletter
- Membership window cling
- Discounted admission to Conservation Lectures
Become a Friend of the Zoo... Purchase your annual Membership online!
For your convenience, memberships can be purchased online. Simply click the link above and follow the instructions on the form to make your secure payment.
New Monthly Members-only Specials!
- January - Buy one piece of jewelry, get the second at 50% off
- February - All polar bear items 20% off
- March - All lion items 20% off
- April - Buy one shirt get the second at 50% off
- May - Buy one hot dog get one free
- June - All giraffe items 20% off
- July - Buy one medium drink get one free
- August - Buy one ice cream cone get one free
- September - All red panda items 20% off
- October - All masks 20% off
- November - Take 40% off all regularly priced gift shop items on November 16th, 17th and 18th
- December - 20% off store wide in the Zoo Gift Shop
* In addition to the benefits listed above, joining at the Family, Sustaining, Patron, Steward, Protector or
Ambassador level earns additional gifts, perks and
- Carousel/Train Punch Cards for 60 rides
- Carousel/Train Punch Cards for 42 rides
- Carousel/Train Punch Cards for 30 rides
- Carousel/Train Punch Cards for 18 rides
- Carousel/Train Punch Cards for 12 rides
- Carousel/Train Punch Cards for 6 rides
$25 Student/Senior Citizen* Donation listed in the Friends of the Zoo Annual Report
You are the Zoo.
Purchasing a Membership is your way to help us sustain our community's free Zoo. Plus, it keeps you in the Zoo loop, and it's a jungle of fun! Please help support our free Zoo by becoming a member of the Friends of the Zoo
and promoting its mission.
- Provide Education about the animal world.
- Support Conservation of animals and their native habitat.
- Enhance quality recreation and foster community pride.
- Acquire animals and create and improve exhibits.
- Raise and accept funds to accomplish these endeavors.
Friends of the Zoo is Better Business Bureau Accredited