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Zoo memberships offer 12 months of exciting and memorable adventures. It’s a Frequent Fun Pass — perfect for families and nature lovers. Enjoy FREE ADMISSION & PARKING during regular Zoo hours plus TONS OF DISCOUNTS on select camps, classes, rides, select events and concessions.

Great Deal

Hurry! Buy any gift membership now thru Dec. 31, 2017 and SAVE $5.  Be one of the first 1,000 respondents using the promo code and you will receive a voucher for one FREE plush toy redeemable at the main gift shop (limited to 1,000 plush toys, valid while supplies last). IMPORTANT: You must use this Promo Code at time of purchase of Gift Membership:  HOL17.

Membership help support the conservation and education mission of your award-winning, non-profit Zoological Garden, helping important conservation organizations worldwide plus caring for wildlife and educating families here in Kentuckiana.

Gift Membership — Buy Now

Gift Memberships start immediately with a personalized membership card (valid for 12 months from purchase or from the expiration date of a current membership). Buy online – buy at the Zoo during regular hours (daily 10 am – 4 pm) — or call (502)459-2287. They can be picked up at the Zoo by the gift giver or recipient. If promo code HOL17 is used at time of purchase, we will mail the cards and a voucher for a free plush toy to you or the recipient (last mail date is Dec. 13 to guarantee delivery before Christmas).

E-Gift Membership — Buy Now

NEW. Flexible and Convenient. Purchase an E-Gift Membership online and receive an emailed E-Gift PDF you can forward or print.  It is redeemable for a permanent card at the Zoo — allowing your gift recipient to actually start their annual membership on their first visit (when they also receive their voucher for one free plush toy if they were one of the first 1,000 holiday membership respondents.) Hint: for a sweeter gift yet, add some additional funds to your E-Gift Membership to also enable some purchases of food, attractions and gifts.



Upcoming Fun and Member Benefits

  • Nature Connects®: Art with LEGO® BricksThe Plight of Endangered Wildlife coming to the Zoo in May 2018 for the summer!
  • Our Butterflies n’ Blooms exhibit returns in the spring 2018 with the Flutter Fest butterfly release in September.
  • Discounts on camel & pony rides, train, carousel and ropes courses.
  • List of Standard Membership Benefits

Dependent children or grandchildren living in the same household ages 3–18 years old. All passes/tickets are one-time-use during regular zoo hours and digitally linked to your membership. Train and Carousel operate weather and maintenance permitting.

For Gift Memberships purchased using Promo Code HOL17, we will mail you or your gift recipient their Membership Cards with a voucher* for one FREE plush toy.

For E-Gift Memberships purchased this year, you will be emailed an E-Gift PDF to print out or forward to your gift recipient. Upon activation of the membership at the Zoo, your gift recipient will receive a voucher* for a free plush toy.

*Vouchers for free plush toy provided if membership was one of the first 1,000 Holiday 2017 Gift or E-Gift Memberships respondents. Redeemable at the Main Gift Shop.  Members receive 10% off so can also purchase additional plush or other gifts if desired. 

HURRY! This offer ends Dec. 31! Be sure you’re one of the first 1,000 to receive a voucher for a FREE plush toy.

Zoo Membership Frequently Asked Questions

Please Note: Discounts cannot be applied retroactively and free plush toy vouchers must be presented and surrendered for redemption at the Zoo’s main gift shop. Plush toy only available for Gift Membership purchases made with promo code HOL17. E-Gift Memberships are eligible for a free plush toy but do not require a promo code.