Member Benefits

Our members support the Zoo’s mission to inspire our community to be actively engaged in the conservation of wildlife and our natural environment. We hope you visit often and take advantage of all the opportunities at the Zoo through your membership. Thanks so much for your support!
  • Free unlimited general admission to John Ball Zoo for one year from date of purchase
  • Free or reduced admission to over 150 reciprocal zoos and aquariums
  • One year subscription to Zoo News magazine
  • Invitations and free admission to exclusive members-only events
  • Discounts on special events, birthday parties, and education classes (early registration too)
  • 10% discount at Gifts of the Wild gift shop and on food and beverage purchases
  • 10% minimum discount on seasonal experiences including the zip line, ropes course, Funicular, camel rides, budgie feed sticks and the Gem Company

Free general admission does not include special events (e.g. Monster Mash)
Seasonal experiences and Funicular are weather and maintenance dependent