We are excited to welcome you back to the Saint Louis Zoo! The safety of our guests, staff and animals is our highest priority, which is why we have made some changes in our operations to provide you with a safe and memorable experience. Review the Zoo’s reopening guidelines.

All guests, including Zoo members, must now reserve free, timed tickets prior to visiting.

Make a reservation (required)

A day at the Saint Louis Zoo is one of the most fun and affordable ways for families to spend time together. And when you become a member, a great value becomes even better. Plus, your membership will help support the Zoo's wildlife conservation projects in St. Louis and around the globe.

2021 Holiday Gift Membership

Give the gift that keeps on giving — a membership to the Saint Louis Zoo! Plus, it includes the 2021 collectible holiday ornament featuring the reticulated giraffe. Click for more information and order this special package.

Holiday Gift Membership

Patron

$79

  • Free parking for six visits
  • 36 member tickets for Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus**, Sea Lion Show**

Family/Grandparent

$99

  • Free parking for six visits
  • 48 premium member tickets for Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus**, Sea Lion Show**
    INCLUDES: Conservation Carousel, Stingrays at Caribbean Cove**

Loyalist

$199

  • Unlimited free parking
  • 60 premium member tickets for Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus**, Sea Lion Show**
    INCLUDES Conservation Carousel, Stingrays at Caribbean Cove**

Benefits of Membership*

  • 10 percent discount in Zoo gift shops and on food purchases and standard wheelchair rentals
  • Discounted admission to select Zoo events
  • stlzoo member magazine
  • Discounted admission to participating Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) Zoos
  • Zoo Friends Day invitation
  • Discount on education programs
  • Birthday card with free lunch coupon for kids
  • Nature's Best Photography magazine
  • Facility rental discount

*benefits vary by level. learn more

**some attractions may be limited due to social distancing safety measures and experiences may be modified.

Ambassador

$259

  • Unlimited free parking
  • 75 premium member tickets for Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus**, Sea Lion Show**
    INCLUDES: Conservation Carousel, Stingrays at Caribbean Cove**

Sustainer

$500

  • Unlimited free parking
  • 100 premium member tickets for Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus**, Sea Lion Show**
    INCLUDES: Conservation Carousel, Stingrays at Caribbean Cove**

Conservationist

$750

  • Unlimited free parking
  • 125 premium member tickets for Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus**, Sea Lion Show**
    INCLUDES: Conservation Carousel, Stingrays at Caribbean Cove**

Supporter

$59

  • Free parking for four visits
  • Four member tickets for Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus**, Sea Lion Show**

Zoo Young
Professionals

$69

  • Four Night at the Zoo tickets for 2021 (July and August events only)
  • Four drink tickets
  • Free parking for six visits
  • 20 member tickets for Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus**, Sea Lion Show**

Marlin Perkins Society

$1,000+

  • Unlimited free parking
  • Unlimited premium member tickets for Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus**, Sea Lion Show**
    INCLUDES: Conservation Carousel, Stingrays at Caribbean Cove**
  • 1 Behind the scenes tour**

Join or Renew

Becoming a member or renewing your current membership to the Zoo is easy! Memberships are valid for one year from the month of purchase.

Visit a Welcome Desk located at the North and South Entrances of the Zoo. All major credit cards accepted. Make checks payable to the Saint Louis Zoo.

To purchase by phone, please call (314) 646-4771, option 2, or (800) 966-8877,  8:30 am – 5 pm (CST).

Join or Renew Online

If you have any questions, please call or email membership@stlzoo.org

Frequently Asked Questions

How long is my membership active?

Your Zoo membership will be valid for one year from the month of purchase. For example, if you joined June 13, 2020, your membership expires on June 30, 2021.

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