Take your annual zoo membership to the next level! The Zoo Explorer Society is a group of philanthropic-minded members who are deeply committed to creating champions for wildlife. These enhanced memberships include all benefits of the Premier Booster membership and more.
Please read ALL Membership Terms & Conditions before proceeding.
All ZES membership benefits PLUS two one-time-use Buddy Passes, two tickets to any Zoo Brew (must be 21+, RSVP required) and one giraffe 10-feed punch pass
All ZES membership benefits PLUS four one-time-use Buddy Passes, four tickets to any Zoo Brew (must be 21+, RSVP required) and one giraffe 10-feed punch pass
All ZES membership benefits PLUS six one-time-use Buddy Passes, six tickets to any Zoo Brew (must be 21+, RSVP required), 20% off food and gift shop, one giraffe 10-feed punch pass, one Champion animal experience (see options below!)
Champion ZES members get one VIP animal experience with each purchase or renewal. Here are the available 2023 experiences*:
*Experiences may vary depending on animal behavior and scheduling.
Email [email protected] to book your experience. Experiences must be booked 2-4 weeks in advance.
Summer months, 8AM – 9AM
Wake up with the animals as you explore the zoo before opening to the general public. This event is perfect for early birds who want to get a head-start on their zoo day.
Summer months, 6:30PM – 9PM
Stop by the zoo after work on select Tuesdays throughout the summer months. These events are the perfect opportunity to see the zoo during golden hour without the general public.
For questions about Zoo Explorer Society membership levels and benefits, please email [email protected]