Become a Member

A Zoo Membership offers you the opportunity to support our mission and forge a closer connection with our over 2,000 amazing animals. Receive insider access through special events, discounts on programs, and advanced alerts of new habitats and attractions, all while enjoying unlimited entry to our spectacular 100-acre park and gardens. Best of all, a Zoo Membership pays for itself in just three visits! Join our pride, and discover something new with every visit!

*All membership sales are final and non-refundable.

Benefits of Belonging

  • Support of the Zoo’s mission
  • 365 days of UNLIMITED admission to our 100-acre park, gardens and Elinor Friend Playground
  • Expedited entry – skip the ticket line every time
  • Special access to Members-only events, including special events and previews of new animal habitats
  • 10% discount at all Zoo shops, cafés, and carts.

 

  • Advance notice of, and discounts on, youth and family programs, Zoo Camps, educational classes and special events
  • Complimentary guest and carousel ride passes*
  • Subscription to our e-newsletter, Animail
  • Discounted admission to more than 100 zoos and aquariums nationwide. Click here.

* Quantity varies based on membership level. All Membership benefits are subject to change.

Membership Levels and Annual Dues

$99

Admission for 2 adults, 65 years of age and over
(Both guests must be at least 65 years of age, even if using a “Guest of” pass)

1 single-use guest pass
2 single-use carousel passes
Plus all member benefits

Option A – Two named seniors

Option B – One named senior, one flexible “Guest of” senior pass.

$129

Admission for 1 named adult and any 1 guest
(Cardholder must be present to enter)

2 single-use carousel passes
Plus all member benefits

Option A – One named adult

$179

Admission for 2 adults and 3 children under age 18

1 single-use guest pass
3 single-use carousel passes
Plus all member benefits

Option A – Two named adults and eligible children

Option B – One named adult, one flexible “Guest of” pass and eligible children

$219

Admission for 3 adults and 4 children under age 18

2 single-use guest passes
1 single-use parking pass
4 single-use carousel passes
Plus all member benefits

Option A – Three named adults and eligible children

Option B – Two named adults, one flexible “Guest of” pass and eligible children

Option C – One named adult, two flexible “Guest of” passes and eligible children

$300

Admission for 3 adults and 5 children under age 18

3 single-use guest pass
2 single-use parking passes
5 single-use carousel passes
Plus all member benefits

Option A – Three named adults and eligible children

Option B – Two named adults, one flexible “Guest of” pass and eligible children

Option C – One named adult, two flexible “Guest of” passes and eligible children

$500

Admission for 3 adults and 6 children under age 18

4 single-use guest pass
4 single-use parking passes
6 single-use carousel passes
Plus all member benefits

This limited time Maki Membership comes with an exclusive Maki VIP member card and lanyard, to show your Maki pride! Best of all, your Membership fee directly supports the exciting new Madagascar Center and entitles you to a VIP sneak preview when the exhibit opens!

Options A,B, C as with Supporting Level

MORE ABOUT MEMBERSHIPS

Special Levels

San Francisco Zoo is happy to offer $10 off Individual Plus, Family and Family Plus Memberships levels to the following groups:
Seniors*,
Teachers*,
Students*,
Military (active or retired)*,
Persons with disabilities.

* Valid photo ID required and available on site only.

 

Zoo II

Become a Zoo II member and join a growing group of young professionals and philanthropists who are seeking opportunities to connect people with wildlife, inspire caring for nature an advance conservation action. Learn more here!

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