Member News & Events

You Belong in the Zoo

Saturday and Sunday, November 19 and 20
Free with membership card

Please join us for our annual member "thank you" weekend on Saturday and Sunday, November 19 and 20!
Get up close with our Zoo on Wheels animals in a members-only meet and greet from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. and meet and chat with a zookeeper at select times.  Be sure to check in at the table outside of the main entrance for each day’s schedule and your free gift!

Please note, Commissary and Animal Hospital tours have filled. Thank you for your interest.

* For Family levels and above, up to the number of adult cardholders and children listed on the card may register; guests are not eligible for registration-required events. Individual members may register 1 guest.

Member Morning Strolls

Select mornings, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Free with membership card

Member Morning Strolls are back! Explore the Zoo an hour before the gates open to the general public.

Saturday, November 19

Temporary Closures 

KidZooU contact yard will be closed for approximately three weeks beginning November 7, 2016 for repairs.

Thank you for your patience during our "fall refurbishments".

Member Discount on Food

Did you know that your membership card now entitles you to a 10% discount at all Zoo dining locations? Check out this year’s exciting new menus before your next visit!


You can have .5% of your total Amazon purchases donated to Philadelphia Zoo by registering with AmazonSmile! For more information and registration details, visit the AmazonSmile website.


ZooQuarterly is our quarterly newsletter describing special programs, events, articles and news exclusively for members of Philadelphia Zoo.

View the Fall 2016 edition of ZooQuarterly!

Your Zoo in the News!

The Philadelphia Zoo is garnering a lot of media attention. For your convenience, we've compiled the links in our Press Room.