Member News & Events
Parking and Entrance Update
The Tiger Lot will close for maintenance beginning Monday, December 2, and last through mid-January. Please plan to park in the parking garage on Girard Avenue at 35th Street when visiting. We apologize for this temporary inconvenience.
The South Gate entrance to the Zoo is closed for the season and will reopen in spring 2014. Be sure and check our parking page for updated information before your next visit.
You can have .5% of your total Amazon purchases donated to Philadelphia Zoo this holiday season by registering with AmazonSmile! For more information and registration details, visit the AmazonSmile website
You Belong in the Zoo Weekend
AND December 14-15
10:00 - 3:00
Admission with your membership card
Due to the unique nature of this event, guest privileges cannot be used
Join us for a special opportunity to see areas of the Zoo only our keepers get to see. Visit the giraffe barn, hippo area, the KidZooU goat tower and get a glimpse inside The Solitude — the historic house situated in the middle of the Zoo.
Special Offer: Philadelphia International Children's Film Festival
The Philadelphia Zoo was a presenting sponsor of the 2013 Philadelphia International Children's Film Festival. Save 15% on Philadelphia Film Society membership with code 15OFFZoo through 12/31/13.
Important Update for GMail Users
GMail Users: Because of changes to Gmail’s inbox, member updates from the Zoo may go in the Promotions or Updates tab of your inbox instead of the main Primary tab. Please take a moment to be sure that you’ll see messages from us.
Move a message from us into your Primary tab by doing the following:
1) Look through your messages in the Updates and Promotions tabs to find a message from the sender Philadelphia Zoo.
2) Click once on the message and drag it up to the Primary tab on the left.
3) Click “Yes” to automatically have messages from us go to the Primary tab.
ZooQuarterly is our quarterly newsletter describing special programs, events, articles and news exclusively for members of the Philadelphia Zoo.
View the Winter 2013 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