Platypus Circle


President's Level Emerald Platypus Circle


President's Level Platypus Emerald President’s Emerald Platypus Circle members are a group of dedicated friends whose imagination and forethought have direct impact on our programs, animal care and exhibits. Together with other President’s Level members, they enjoy access to uniquely tailored behind-the-scenes experiences and private events with the Zoological Society president.

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  • 3 transferable membership cards: Each card offers unlimited admission to the Milwaukee County Zoo for up to eight people and parking for one car for one full year.
  • 50 complimentary single-admission tickets (not including parking) to the Milwaukee County Zoo
  • 10 complimentary attraction tickets valid for the train, Zoomobile, carousel or seal and sea lion show
  • 2 Behind-the-Scenes Basic Tours for up to six people each
  • 1 Behind-the-Scenes Premium Tour – a unique opportunity to select a specialized tour for you and five guests
  • 1 Behind-the-Scenes VIP Tour – an ideal opportunity to select a personalized tour for you and five guests. VIP Tours are not transferable.
  • Each tour will be presented with a commemorative photo
  • Invitations to exhibit premieres and annual Platypus Circle Recognition Dinner
  • Exclusive President’s Circle recognition and events throughout the year
  • Onsite recognition on Milwaukee County Zoo grounds and in various Zoological Society publications
  • Subscriptions to Wild Things, Alive and Platy Passport
  • 20% discount on Milwaukee County Zoo facility rentals
  • 10% discount in Milwaukee County Zoo gift shops
  • Reduced or free admission to 150 other zoos and aquariums across the country

Please note that the estimated fair market value of Platypus Emerald benefits is $664.

Platypus Circle Levels:

Corporate Platypus Circle memberships begin at the $1,000 silver level.

  • Platypus Bronze
  • Platypus Silver
  • President's Level Platypus Gold
  • President's Level Platypus Emerald
  • President's Level Platypus Diamond
  • President's Level Platypus Platinum