BECOME A MEMBER

Save wildlife and enjoy unlimited admission and fantastic benefits!

MEMBERSHIP LEVELS

$54+   ANNUAL PASS

Build a membership just for you or your unique family.

With our basic membership level, you can customize your membership to fit your needs and get unlimited zoo admission for the year:

  • Named adult $54*
    This non-transferable pass covers the named individual(s) for the entire year. Limit 3 per membership at $54 each.
  • Child $24
    Children between the ages of 3 – 18 years need to be covered. Any children 0-2 years old are free.
  • Flexible guest $74
    This unnamed adult membership may be used with or without the named adult present. Covers one guest per visit. Great if you have a nanny or sitter!

Sample popular combinations:
1 named adult + 1 child + 1 flexible guest = $152
2 named adults + 1 child = $132
2 named adults = $108
*Each named adult receives two half-price guests each visit.

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$195   FAMILY PASSPORT

The perfect membership for the whole family.

Unlimited zoo admission for:

  • 2 named adults
    A non-transferable pass covers the named individuals for the entire year.
  • Your children/grandchildren
    Covers only the named adults children or grandchildren ages 3-18. Any children 0 – 2 years old is free.
  • 1 Flexible Guest
    An unnamed adult membership that may be used with or without the named adult present. Covers one adult per day.

Plus extra benefits of:

  • Two half-price guests per named adult each visit
  • Two animal experience passes
  • 5 carousel rides
  • And much more!

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$295   CONSERVATION PARTNER

Cover the entire family and make a greater impact for wildlife.

Unlimited zoo admission for:

  • 2 named adults
    A non-transferable pass covers the named individuals for the entire year.
  • Your children/grandchildren
    Covers only the named adults children or grandchildren ages 3-18. Any children 0 – 2 years old is free.
  • 1 Flexible Guest
    An unnamed adult membership that may be used with or without the named adult present. Covers one adult per day.

Plus extra benefits of:

  • Four half-price guests per named adult each visit
  • Four animal experience passes
  • Four free one-time-use guest passes
  • 5 carousel rides
  • 2 scheduled member-only early mornings during the summer

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$500   WILD AT HEART


Benefits begin at $500

Invest in the future of conservation.

Wild at Heart donors have the unique opportunity to interact with animals and zoo staff at special donor club events and tours throughout the year. To join at this level and read up on more details regarding benefits and impact, click the button below.

Enjoy unlimited admission for:

  • 2 named adults
    A non-transferable pass covers the named individuals for the entire year.
  • Your children/grandchildren
    Covers only the named adults children or grandchildren ages 3-18. Any children 0 – 2 years old is free.
  • 1 Flexible Guest
    An unnamed adult membership that may be used with or without the named adult present. Covers one adult per day.

Plus extra benefits including:

  • Greater access to our helpful staff
  • Zookeepers and facilities
  • Invitations to quarterly Wild at Heart events
  • And much more!
Become Wild at Heart!
 

 

For foster and kinship families* or recipients of EBT/Washington Quest or WIC assistance only

$35     EXPLORER PASS


A deeply discounted membership for foster and kinship families* or recipients of EBT/Washington Quest or WIC assistance (Washington residents only).

Those who purchased an Explorer Pass beginning in 2018 can renew in August 2019.
Otherwise, a limited number of memberships will be available for purchase beginning September 3, 2019.

Explorer Pass memberships must be purchased in person at the zoo. Both new and renewing Explorer Pass members will need to provide current proof of EBT/WIC assistance or foster family or kinship caregiver status for verification** and a valid form of photo ID that matches their verification document.


Details:

  • $35
  • Covers 2 adults and up to 6 children ages 3–18.
    (Children 2 and under free, add-ons for additional adults or children are available at full price)
  • Valid September 3, 2019 through September 30, 2020 regardless of time of purchase.
  • Benefits of membership include unlimited admission, discounts and presales. (For specific information about benefits, please refer to the list of benefits below).
  • This membership cannot be combined with any other discounts. Ticket purchases from previous visits are unable to be applied toward the Explorer Pass membership.

* Any foster parent or kinship caregiver providing care for a child placed through a dependency action in a Washington state or tribal court and who is in the care and custody of the Department of Children, Youth, and Families or tribal child welfare agency.

** Acceptable forms of verification include: Washington Quest card (EBT), WIC voucher/card or appointment folder, DCYF caregiver authorization form, foster caregiver license certificate or ID card.

 

 

GIFT MEMBERSHIP


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Give the gift of membership this holiday season!


BUY A GIFT MEMBERSHIP

BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

As a member, you get all of these amazing benefits (in addition to those listed above):

  • Unlimited zoo admission for a full year
  • Named adult(s) receive half-price admission for guests* (quantity determined by membership level)
  • Half-price admission to 150+ reciprocal zoos and aquariums across the U.S. and Canada
  • 10% discount on all regular priced merchandise at ZooStores on site
  • 10% discount for food and beverages on site (does not apply to ticketed events)
  • 10% discount on face painting, henna, photo memories, Handimals and caricatures on grounds
  • 10% discount on Historic Carousel party rentals
  • Discounted tickets to WildLights, the zoo's winter lights festival
  • ZooTunes ticket pre-sale
  • An invitation to the zoo's after-hours member appreciation night, Zoofari
  • Free subscription to MyZoo, the zoo's member magazine, and MyZooNews, the zoo's e-newsletter
  • Free wall calendar featuring stunning Woodland Park Zoo animal photos

*Per named adult per visit (member must be present)

 

SUPPORTING CONSERVATION


Your Membership Helps Save Wildlife

$2.50 of your membership goes directly to saving wildlife with our Quarters for Conservation program, which lets you vote for your favorite conservation project every time you visit. And, now you can vote online!

Programs with the most votes receive the most zoo funding, so your choice makes a difference.

VOTE NOW

Questions?


We're here to help!

Contact the membership office, open Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., by phone at (206) 548-2425 or through email at membership@zoo.org.

Or visit a membership desk, which is open daily at either zoo entrance.

MEMBERSHIP FAQ

 

Additional Options

 

MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNTS

 

Apply Admission Toward Membership

Did you already pay to visit the zoo for the day? You can apply what you spent on admission* toward membership!

Bring your receipt or ticket to the membership office at either zoo entrance, or call membership customer service at (206) 548-2425.

Receipt or ticket required. Offer expires one month after ticket purchase.

*We apply a portion or full amount you paid for your recent ticket(s) toward the cost of your annual membership on a one-for-one basis. For instance, one adult/child ticket purchase may be applied to one adult/child member add-on.

 

Student


Currently enrolled college or university students may receive $14 off their total membership.

This discount is only offered at the membership desk at either Zoo entrance and with a valid student ID or proof of enrollment.

Adult with One-to-One Aide


Adults with a disability requiring assistance of a one-to-one aide may receive $14 off their total membership.

Visitation for memberships with this discount includes free admission for one-to-one aide.

This discount is only offered at the membership desk at either Zoo entrance.