Do you love someone who loves wildlife?

Give the gift of the Zoo!

Treat yourself this Valentine’s Day by purchasing a couple membership as a gift for you and your person, whether it’s a partner, sibling, or best friend! Your gift of membership comes with a custom, Zoo-themed Valentine and an Endangered Species milk chocolate bar (available while supplies last).

With a membership, you and your Valentine will enjoy…

  • Free and early admission all year
  • Discounted admission at more than 150 AZA zoos and aquariums
  • Exclusive member events and discounts
  • Dedicated members-only check-in Memorial Day through Labor Day, and more!

Plus, your support of the Zoo helps save wildlife and wild places!

Offer valid through February 15, 2020.

Remember to check “This membership is a gift” when purchasing a membership and then choose to send it to yourself or to the gift recipient.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I purchase a gift of membership?

Yes. Any membership can be made a gift and purchases can be made online, by phone, or at the Front Gate.

If you are unsure about the status of a membership, please call the Member Office at 585.336.7212.

Membership cards are mailed to you or to the gift recipient, depending on what you select.

Mailing takes several days – order by February 6 ensure delivery by February 14.

How do I purchase a gift of membership at the Zoo?

Come to the Front Gate during regular Zoo hours. You’ll leave with a Zoo-themed Valentine card and an Endangered Species milk chocolate bar to present as a gift (while supplies last). Official membership cards will follow in the mail.

How do I purchase a gift of membership online?

On our Membership webpage, select the level of membership you wish to purchase. Under “Registration”, click the “This membership is a gift” box.

You will first enter the recipient’s information and choose where you’d like the member cards delivered. Please enter the recipient’s complete mailing address, regardless of whether you want the cards mailed to them or not.

After you have added the membership to the cart, you will enter your personal information for billing on the following page.

Can I be one of the members on the membership?

Yes. The Zoo is a great place to spend time together with your Valentine.

Just remember to check “This membership is a gift” if you purchase on-line.

When will a NEW membership be valid?

New memberships will start immediately and be valid through 2/28/2021.

How long with will a RENEWED membership be valid?

A year will be added to their current expiration date. If you are unsure about the gift recipient’s member status or level, please call the office at 585.336.7212 so we can check their record.

Please note: All sales are final and membership dues are nonrefundable once a purchase has been made. It typically takes 7 to 10 business days from date of purchase for cards to arrive in the mail. If you are unsure about the status of a membership, please call the Member Office at 585.336.7212. We do not hold packages to be sent at a later date.


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