Membership Levels & Benefits
With 2,000 animals on 106 beautiful acres, plus exciting rides, animal shows, and lots of hands-on fun, every visit to the Dallas Zoo is a new adventure.
All levels of Dallas Zoo membership include:
- Free admission 364 days a year
- Free parking*
- Subscription to Focus, the Dallas Zoo member magazine
- Invitations to members-only events, including Member Morning hours
- Personalized membership cards
- Reduced admission to 150+ zoos nationwide
- 10% discount at the Zoofari Market gift shop
- 10% discount at the Prime Meridian Café, Wilds of Africa Grill, and Serengeti Café
- Discount on camps and educational sessions
- Discounted daily and annual admission to our affiliated Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park
INDIVIDUAL-PLUS – $89
Free admission for one adult, plus one guest every visit. Includes free parking* and two free Adventure Safari monorail or Endangered Species Carousel tickets.
FAMILY – $129
Free admission for two named adults in the same household and up to four of your children or grandchildren under 18. Includes free parking* and six free Adventure Safari monorail or Endangered Species Carousel tickets.
FAMILY-PLUS – $149
Free admission for two named adults in the same household, up to six of your children or grandchildren under 18, plus one guest every visit. Includes free parking* and eight free Adventure Safari monorail or Endangered Species Carousel tickets. This level may be used for a nanny.
PASSPORT – $199
Free admission for two named adults in the same household, up to eight of your children or grandchildren under 18, plus one guest every visit. Includes free parking*, unlimited free Adventure Safari monorail and Endangered Species Carousel rides for your family, Kids Club membership (see details below), invitations to exclusive events, and a VIP coupon book.
PATRON – $250
Same as Passport, plus two guests every visit. Includes a special wildlife gift.
SPONSOR – $500
Same as Patron, plus a special Family Gift Membership package.
CONTRIBUTOR – $750
Same as Sponsor, plus invitations to exclusive VIP activities.
CURATOR – $1,000
Same as Contributor membership, plus complimentary membership in the Adopt-An-Animal program and four guest admission passes.
Give a Dallas Zoo Membership
When you give the gift of Dallas Zoo membership, you’re supporting our vision of Creating a Better World for Animals. The recipient of your gift will enjoy a full year of incredible experiences, thanks to you!
When purchasing, please let us know if you would like to have the gift certificate mailed to you in order to be presented in person, or mailed directly to the recipient.
To ensure mailed delivery by Dec. 24, please purchase your gift by Monday, Dec. 18.
After that, it’s not too late to give!
Recipients will receive an emailed notification of your gift if you include their email address.
* Zoo parking is free for members. Parking is available on a first-come basis and, on busy days, is not guaranteed. Your valid membership card and photo identification must be presented to the parking attendant in order to utilize the free parking benefit. During special events, a parking fee may be collected.
Kids Club! is a joint program of the Dallas Zoo, Dallas Museum of Art, Perot Museum of Nature and Science, Crow Collection of Asian Art, Nasher Sculpture Center, and Trinity River Audubon Center. Kids Club! membership, which is included in Family Passport and above memberships, includes exclusive special events and discounted admissions.
Each participating institution hosts a complimentary event each year targeting families with children between the ages of 2 and 7 years old. For more information, reach out to Members@DallasZoo.com or call 469.554.7400.