Explorer Pass

$35 membership for recipients of EBT/WIC assistance apply below!


Application is Open August 1–30, 2018 (or until filled)


We are excited to offer a limited number of Explorer Pass memberships for those who are eligible.

Please fill out the form below—the application is first come, first served and the first 2,000 applications that meet all the requirements below will be approved. 

The approved applications will receive an email with a reference number the week of August 27-31.

These memberships will be available for purchase in-person at the zoo only for those approved starting September 4.

To be eligible for this membership, you must meet all of the following requirements:

  • A Washington State resident
  • A current recipient of EBT/Washington Quest or WIC assistance
  • Not a current member of Woodland Park Zoo



  • $35
  • Covers 2 adults and up to 6 children aged 3–18
    (Children 2 and under free, add-ons for additional adults or children are available at full price)
  • Valid 9/4/2018–9/30/2019
  • Benefits of membership include unlimited admission, discounts and presales.
    (For more specific information about benefits, please refer to the Annual Pass level benefits at zoo.org/membership)
  • This membership cannot be combined with any other discounts. Ticket purchases from previous visits are unable to be applied toward the Explorer Pass membership.





You should see a confirmation screen and receive a confirmation email after submitting. If you do not see the confirmation screen or email, your submission was not received.

If you have any issues, please contact membership@zoo.org or 206.548.2425.