Become a Member

A Membership offers you the opportunity to forge a closer connection with our 2000+ amazing animals. Receive insider access to the Zoo through special events, discounts on programs, and advanced alerts of new exhibits, 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.

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Benefits of Belonging

  • 365 days of UNLIMITED admission to our 100 acre Zoo, gardens and 65,000 sq. ft. Elinor Friend Playground
  • Expedited entry – skip the ticket line every time
  • Special access to Members-only events, including special events and exhibit previews
  • 10% discount at all Zoo shops, cafés, and carts
  • Advanced 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

  • Senior
  • $89
  • 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.

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  • Individual Plus
  • $109
  • 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







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  • Family
  • $139
  • 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



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  • Family Plus
  • $189
  • 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


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  • Supporting
  • $250
  • 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


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  • Sustaining
  • $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
    Invite to a Special Reception
    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

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  • More About Memberships

  • Special Levels

    The 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!




    Contact Us

    415-753-7097
    membership@sfzoo.org
    memberfeedback@sfzoo.org




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