John Ball Zoo

Gift Membership Form

Give a Gift Membership and support the Zoo’s mission to inspire active participation in the conservation of wildlife and our natural environment.

Member Benefits

  • FREE regular admission to John Ball Zoo**
  • FREE or reduced admission to over 150 other zoos and aquariums
  • One year subscription to Zoo News Magazine
  • Invitations to Members-Only events
  • Discounts on special events
  • Discounts on Birthday Parties
  • Discounts and early registration on Education Classes
  • 10% discount at our Gifts of the Wild gift shop
  • 10% discount at any of our concession stands
  • 10% discount on seasonal experiences such as the Zip Line, Ropes Course, Camel Rides 

Basic Membership Levels

Type Description
Individual
Free regular admission for one named cardholder.
Dual
Free regular admission for two named cardholders residing in the same household.
Household
Free admission for one or two named cardholders living at the same address and their dependent children 19 or younger.
Grandparent
Free regular admission for one or two named cardholders living at the same address and their grandchildren 19 or younger.
Naturalist
Free regular admission for one or two named cardholders living at the same address and their dependent children or grandchildren 19 or younger plus four unnamed guests. Free funicular rides for you and your guests****.

Add-ons

Type Cost Description
Add Unnamed Guest   $15  Free regular admission for one guest per visit when added to any membership level. Unnamed member must accompany guest. Cost is in addition to the price of the chosen membership level, with a maximum of 2 per membership.
Add Caregiver***  $20  Free regular admission for one named caregiver to accompany the children on the Household membership. This person’s name is not printed on the card but is held in our database. Cost is in addition to household membership, only valid on household membership, maximum of 2 per membership. Caregiver must show photo ID for admittance. Sorry caregivers may not bring added unnamed guests. 

*    Only applicable to Household Membership and above
**   Free regular zoo admission only, does NOT include special events.
***  Only available on Household Membership
**** Funicular is weather and maintenance dependent.


Please first select the gift membership level you would like to purchase before proceeding.

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