Buy any NEW membership now thru May 31, 2020 and SAVE $5.00.
If you join ONLINE by April 30, you will also get 1 additional month FREE! (Exclusive online offer)
Membership — A Great Choice — A Frequent Fun Pass
It’s a great time to be a Zoo member! Exciting new exhibits and activities await, providing great reasons to escape your busy schedule and spend time together outdoors — all while enjoying amazing animals. Add convenience and flexibility to a FULL YEAR of savings on entertainment and the benefits of membership soar. Try the Family Plus EXPERIENCE membership with animal experiences, unlimited carousel rides, added guests and more!
Must use promo code SP20 before checking out with your purchase in our webstore. See below for where to enter your code. Cal us at (502) 459-2287 if you need assistance.
Great Cause — Our Promise
Your Louisville Zoo is committed to exceptional animal care, providing a fun, safe and engaging family destination and saving wildlife. After 50 years as part of the community we still have new adventures in all shapes and sizes.
Why buy now? NEW happenings in 2020…
- NEW Sloth exhibit opening in May!
- Follow the journey of African elephant Mikki and her calf Fitz, born August 2, 2019.
- Snow Leopard Pass & Colobus Crossing
- NEW — Wild Lights: Asian Lantern Festival March 5 – April 25, 2020 (member discount)
- Butterflies n’ Blooms, Flutter Fest, movie nights and so much more.
Enjoy these Frequent Fun Pass benefits year-round
- FREE regular Zoo admission for 12 months including Splash Park.
- FREE parking during regular hours.
- DISCOUNTED admission to over 125 zoos including Cincinnati, Nashville & Columbus.
- EXCLUSIVE pricing for events like “The World’s Largest Halloween Party!” presented by Meijer and Santa’s Safari.
- DISCOUNTS on food and retail purchases, camps, classes & select attractions.
- FREE subscription to our fun and informative magazine, Trunkline.
- EARLY ZOO ACCESS every day at 9:30 a.m. (June and July).
- EARLY SPLASH PARK ACCESS Mon. – Fri. at 9:30 a.m. (June and July).
- FREE MEMBERSHIP APP for your smartphone.
To receive $5 OFF the standard prices listed below, you MUST enter the promo code SP20 by May, 31, 2020 before checking out with your purchase in our webstore. If you sign up ONLINE by April 30, 2020, you will also receive 1 additional month FREE. Free month will be added to your membership automatically and a pop-up window will notify you before you proceed to checkout.
Membership Levels, Prices & Benefits
Check out our new membership level: Family Plus Experience! See all the details plus photos of the exclusive after-hours event, EXPERIENCE AFRICA. Prices listed below reflect standard prices, in order to receive your discount you must use promo code SP20 before checkout.
Our newest and best value membership! Perfect for families who want the ideal Zoo visit.
- $5 off expires May 31, 2020
- 1 additional month offer free offer valid online only
- 1 additional month offer free expires April 30, 2020
- Cannot be used with any other discounts
- Discounts cannot be applied retroactively.
- Gift card and eGift Memberships do not qualify for this or any promotional offer.
- Membership Frequently Asked Questions
Terms and Conditions
- All activities are seasonal and subject to the cooperation of weather, animals and Zoo maintenance. All passes/tickets are one-time-use during regular Zoo hours (not valid for special events such as “The World’s Largest Halloween Party!” presented by Meijer) and digitally linked to your membership.
- GUEST Passes: Valid for any age and must be used by a named adult on the account.
- Valid Period:
- Standard Memberships are valid for 12 months from date of purchase; if you renew early, the renewed membership starts the day after your current membership expires (you do not lose time if you renew early).
- E-Gift Membership (a digital gift card) — can be purchased online and are gift cards pre-loaded with the amount necessary to purchase each membership level. The digital gift card is sent directly to your e-mail inbox. You can either forward the E-Gift Card (PDF) by email or print it and give it to the recipient. An E-Gift Membership becomes active when it is redeemed at the Zoo for a permanent membership card. You can also add extra funds for gift shop purchases, rides and food too. Any unspent value on the E-Gift Card expires 12 months from date of purchase.
- Household: All memberships (except grandparent) are based on the members within a household. Only children ages 3–18 are included on memberships for the Zoo (ages 2–18 for Dual memberships with Kentucky Science Center).
- Children: Dependent children or grandchildren living in the same household ages 3–18 years old must be named on your membership. Children 2 and under must still be named on your membership. Children do not receive membership cards and must be accompanied by a named adult.
- Benefits are subject to change without notice.
- Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable.