Household Membership: Free Zoo admission for 1 or 2 adults and their dependent children



Free general admission for one or two named cardholders living at the same address and their dependent children 19 or younger. 

Membership Benefits

  • FREE general admission to John Ball Zoo
  • FREE or reduced admission to over 150 other zoos and aquariums
  • One year subscription to Zoo News Magazine
  • Invitations to Members-Only events
  • Discounts on special events
  • Discounts on Birthday Parties
  • Discounts and early registration on Education Classes
  • 10% discount at our Gifts of the Wild gift shop
  • 10% discount at any of our concession stands
  • 10% discount on seasonal experiences such as the Zip Line, Ropes Course, Camel Rides, Funicular* and Budgie Feeding

    * Funicular is weather/maintenance dependent

Unnamed Guest $15 
Free general admission for one guest per visit when added to any membership level. Named member must accompany guest. Cost is in addition to the price of the chosen membership level, with a maximum of 2 per membership.

Add Caregiver* $20 Free general admission for one named caregiver to accompany the children on the Household membership. This person’s name is not printed on the card but is held in our database. Cost is in addition to household membership, only valid on household membership, maximum of 2 per membership. Caregiver must show photo ID for admittance. Sorry, caregivers may not bring added unnamed guests.

* Only available on Household Membership