The Saint Louis Zoo regularly advertises requests for proposals for products and services.

Vendor Registration

The Saint Louis Zoo is pleased to offer a free, online vendor registration system, powered by Vendor Registry. New vendors register here.

Invitation to Bidders

Whenever feasible and appropriate, the Zoo will also post listings of bid opportunities on the Web. We have two areas of bid opportunities - general, which includes goods and services for the day to day operations of the Zoo, and facilities, which include improvements to the Zoo's physical grounds.

  • Saint Louis Zoo 2019 Alterations, Repairs and Demolition, Saint Louis Zoo North Campus RFQ

    The scope of the project includes:
    Design services to create bid documents for environmental remediation and demolition of existing buildings, grading, storm drainage, waterproofing and repairs to existing buildings, roof repairs, re-roofing, masonry repair, building envelope commissioning, building envelope repair, office building renovation, repairs; code analysis, ADA study, three stop hydraulic elevator installation, office power, lighting and communication system improvements, carpet, painting, re-glazing.

    MANDATORY PRE-BID MEETING & SITE INSPECTION: On 4/24/2019 at 10:00 AM at The Living World building on Government Drive in Forest Park, Upper level. Sealed bids marked with project name will be accepted on or before 5/8/2019 at 11:00 AM.

    See bid documents

  • Saint Louis Zoo 2019 Alterations, Repairs to Historic Hill Buildings RFQ

    This project will include design services for the repair and replacement of roofing, replacement of existing skylights in all three buildings, repairs to pavement and façade features at the Bird House, and the replacement of the solarium at the Herpetarium.

    MANDATORY PRE-BID MEETING & SITE INSPECTION: On 4/24/2019 at 10:00 AM at The Living World building on Government Drive in Forest Park, Upper level. Sealed bids marked with project name will be accepted on or before 5/8/2019 at 11:00 AM. 

    See bid documents.

Contact for all bids:

Patrick Williamson, C.P.M.
Director, Purchasing and Distribution
Direct: (314) 646-4631
Zoo: (314) 781-0900, ext. 4631
Fax: (314) 646-5533
williamson@stlzoo.org
Saint Louis Zoo
One Government Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110

Bid Policies

The Saint Louis Zoo enjoys the support of the community through the Metropolitan Zoological Park & Museum District. For this reason, the Zoo makes every effort to return that support by contracting with qualified businesses within the District (comprised of St. Louis and St. Louis County) whenever possible.