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Membership Levels

Á la Carte Options

Plus 1 Unnamed $35

Add one (1) additional unnamed adult or child for any membership level. Limit two per membership. Unnamed guests must be accompanied by named adult member.

Plus 1 Named $45

Add one (1) additional named adult for any membership level. Limit one per membership. Add a Named Guest to an Individual membership to make a Couple!

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Benefits of Membership

  • Free Admission to the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, now including Stingray Bay and Butterfly Hollow (does not include after-hours events)
  • Save time! Bypass ticket lines and walk directly to the turnstile
  • Discounted admission to more than 140 other AZA accredited zoos and aquariums in the United States, Canada, and Mexico
  • Discounts on: General Admission Guest Tickets, Train Rides, Education Programs, and Special Events
  • 10% discount on Zoo gift shop and restaurant purchases
  • Invitations to Members-only Events
  • Subscription to WILD, our quarterly member magazine
  • Subscription to our monthly E-newsletter: Animals In Your Inbox - News From the Zoo


Ways to purchase


1. Buy Online: Click on the icon below to to purchase online today! 

Please allow up to two weeks for mailing cards. You can also choose to have them held at the Membership Office. If you have your card(s) held at the Membership Office, you can pick up right away by showing your confirmation number. This is the perfect time to add your photos to your membership so you do not need to show photo ID at the turnstiles! 

2. Mail In: Mail your renewal letter or the printable form below to us!

Your cards should be mailed out within one week. Mail to Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, Attn: Membership, 370 Zoo Pkwy. Jacksonville, FL 32218 or fax to (904) 757-4315.

3. Call Us: Call (904) 757-4463 ext. 114 to purchase over the phone.

If we don't answer, please leave a message. Don't worry, your call will be returned as soon as possible, usually within a day.

4. Purchase In Person: The Membership Office is located at the Zoo's main entrance.
We are the second window on the right. Cards will be printed at time of purchase.

Discounts Available

Seniors 65 or older, military, and City of Jacksonville employees save 10% on memberships with valid I.D. One discount per purchase. Discounts are not available on Gift Certificates, a la carte options, or Heart of the Zoo Society Memberships. Discounts must be applied in person, at our member window, to allow for verification of I.D. Offers are only available at the time of purchase and cannot be applied at a later date.

Is your employer a Zoo Business Partner? You may also save 10% on memberships. Visit this page for a current list of Business Partners.


Buying a membership as a gift? Order a Gift Certificate for a new or renewal membership.

Questions? We’re here for you!

Contact us by email at, by phone at 904.757.4463 ext 114, or stop by the Membership Office located at the Zoo’s main entrance.