Make the Most of the Zoo with a Zoo Pass!

Your Zoo Pass gives you free, regular admission to the Milwaukee County Zoo! Plus, your membership includes free or discounted admission for many Zoo and Society events, as well as discounts on classes and camps.

We offer Zoo Passes for families of all sizes! From individual passes for the Zoo enthusiast to family passes that include members’ children or grandchildren 17 and under. At the Zoological Society of Milwaukee, we believe everyone should get to enjoy the magic of the Zoo!

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Find the Right Zoo Pass for You

Whether you’re looking for single person entry or admission for the whole family, we’ve got you covered! You can purchase a Zoo Pass for yourself or for others! Zoo Passes make great gifts for birthdays, anniversaries, engagements, graduations and more. Give the gift of the Zoo to your loved ones and watch the magic unfold!

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Starting at
$140
with parking

Individual

Member benefits for one cardholder, 18 years or older, with upgrade options to add up to 2 guests! Guests must be accompanied by member listed on Zoo Pass card.

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Starting at
$155
with parking

Couple

Member benefits for two people, 18 years or older, living at the same address. Both names are added to the membership card.

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Starting at
$170
with parking

Family

Member benefits for two adults and members’ children and grandchildren under 18 years old with upgrade options to add up to 3 guests, and special family options for single adult families!

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Starting at
$330
with parking

Affiliate

Member benefits for two adults and members’ children and grandchildren under 18 years old, plus four guests each time you visit! Four additional guest passes and education class certificate included.

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Starting at
$430
with parking

Benefactor

Member benefits for two adults and members’ children and grandchildren under 18 years old, plus four guests each time you visit. Six additional guest passes, an education class certificate, and a behind-the-scenes walking tour certificate for six included.

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Membership Benefits

Each membership helps the Milwaukee Zoological Society fulfill its mission of animal conservation, educational programming, and providing financial support to the Milwaukee County Zoo. Become a member today—it’s time to explore the animal world at the Milwaukee County Zoo!

All members receive:

  • Free regular admission for a year
  • Free or discounted admission at select zoos and aquariums across the country
  • Discounts at the gift shop
  • Priority registration and discounts for Zoo camps and classes
  • Priority registration and discounts for many Society special events
  • Invitations to members-only events
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Don’t need parking? You can downgrade to a basic Zoo Pass that does not include parking for a lower cost.

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If you prefer to send your Zoo Pass order and payment via mail, a printable order form is available. A printable gift Zoo Pass order form is also available.

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Or, buy a gift card and use it toward a number of Society purchases including: a Zoo Pass membership, classes or summer camps, an animal sponsorship or membership in the Kids Conservation Club, Zoological Society merchandise, or our fundraising events.

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Helping Make a Difference

Did you know that every Zoo Pass purchase helps the Zoological Society fulfill its mission to support conservation projects that save threatened and endangered animals, provide education programs for nearly 250,000 children and adults each year, and support the Zoo?

You can feel good about purchasing a pass knowing that the Milwaukee County Zoo will receive 50% of the gross income for each Zoo Pass, which allows them to care for the animals and keep the Zoo a top destination.

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Special Events

Special Events Just for You!

Zoo Pass members are invited to special, members-only events like Nights in June and Kids Nights. These unique after-hours events are jam-packed with a variety of food options, music, and interactive activities for kids and kids at heart! This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy the Zoo at night during the warm summer months.

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The Extra Benefits of a Zoo Pass

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Discounts Across the Country

Your discounts don’t stop with the Milwaukee County Zoo! Our Zoo Pass gives you free or discounted admission to 150 zoos and aquariums across the country!

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Gift Shop Discounts

Our Zoo Pass members also enjoy a number of exclusive discounts at our gift shop! Find unique gifts for friends and loved ones or even purchase a souvenir to commemorate your time at the Milwaukee County Zoo.

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Priority Class & Camp Registration

Enjoy priority registration! Zoo Classes and Camps can sell out quickly, but as a Zoo Pass member you get priority registration and fee discounts!

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