Gift Ideas

Enjoy a unique shopping experience without the typical holiday hassles. Shop for great gifts from the Saint Louis Zoo. Proceeds directly benefit the Zoo and our animals. 

Gift Membership

A Zoo gift membership includes presents big and small and can be used all year long. Package includes a collectible ornament available only with holiday gift memberships. 

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Holiday Adoption

Adopt an animal through the Zoo Parents Program. This year's holiday adoption is our Asian elephant. The adoption package includes a plush toy elephant for the recipient.

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Shop the Zoo through December 24

Shop Holiday Zootique from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, November 14, at Treetop Shop in The Living World at the Zoo's North Entrance. 

Treetop Shop is decked out for the holidays from November 14 through December 24 during Zoo hours and on nights of U.S. Bank Wild Lights. Numerous wildlife and nature-themed ornaments adorn trees throughout the store.

  • Animal-related clothing
  • Plush animals, toys and books
  • Home décor
  • Vera Bradly accessories
  • Selection of fair trade and sustainable gifts
  • Specialty items only available at the Saint Louis Zoo. 

Collectible ornament

Collect the Zoo's 2019 limited edition holiday ornament featuring a Humboldt penguin from the Mary Ann Lee Conservation Carousel. The glass ornament is sold for $16 from November 14 to December 24 (while supplies last) at Zoo gift shops, or by phone at (314) 781-0900, ext. 4779. Check back for online ordering availability.

Alex and Ani Bracelets

Alex and Ani Charity by Design charm bangles available in gift shops and online

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Zoo Gift Card

Give 'em the whole Zoo with a Zoo gift card!

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Commemorative Gifts

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From the Animals

Artwork created by Zoo animals makes a unique gift!

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For the Animals

Treat the animals at the Zoo by sending them something they can sniff, stomp, chew or chase! Keepers create stimulating environments for animals through the use of enrichment. See their wish list.

Animal Wishlist