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The Paw-fect Holiday Gift

A Louisville Zoo membership makes an incredible gift for anyone — easy to buy and a thrill to receive. The gift of membership to your Louisville Zoo offers a full year of exciting and awe-inspiring experiences — plus, you and your gift recipient will be helping to save endangered wildlife while enjoying a year of unforgettable moments at the Louisville Zoo.

Now Thru Jan. 1, 2024 you can purchase the gift of a Louisville Zoo Membership Gift Voucher online and receive $5 off PLUS a free plush toy for the first 1,000 purchases.

What is a Membership Gift Voucher and how does it work?

Enter promo code HOL23. HOW TO USE A PROMO CODE

Membership Gift Vouchers (online only)

Membership Gift Vouchers are purchased online and are preloaded with the amount necessary to purchase the corresponding membership. Membership Gift Vouchers are sent directly to your email making them a great option for last minute gifts. You can either forward the email or print the Membership Gift Voucher that contains the barcode.

A Membership Gift Voucher only becomes an active Louisville Zoo Membership when it is redeemed. Membership Gift Vouchers allow your recipient to decide when their membership starts. Redemption is available online only.

Please note: when making your purchase you will be prompted to add a gift recipients name after completing your purchase. We will collect all of the info for your gift recipient when they redeem their Membership Gift Voucher.


Want other options?

Give us a call or visit in person for alternative options.

If you would prefer to purchase in person or over the phone, we would be happy to assist.

Give us a call at (502) 459-2287— be sure to mention promo code HOL23

Membership Gift Vouchers are only available online.

Memberships purchased over the phone or in person will begin the day they are purchased or in the case of a renewal the day after the active membership expires.

Generic Zoo gift cards are available in person only and must be paid for with a credit card (matching ID required) or in cash.


Countless Adventures! Membership at the Louisville Zoo is 12 months of treasured memories, wondrous encounters, convenience and flexibility. With FREE admission, parking and splash park access during regular zoo hours plus discounts around every corner, members enjoy time spent together and added value in every visit.


Save $5.00 PLUS a Free Plush Toy! Memberships pay for themselves in as little as 2 visits! A family of 4 (2 adults and 2 kids), could pay as much as $96 for one visit in season without a membership. PLUS, the first 1,000 purchasers will get a free plush toy. Explore all the membership options to find the package that fits your family or gift recipients needs today!


Saving Wildlife!  Memberships have helped your Zoo care for endangered wildlife, support conservation efforts locally, nationally, and globally, and educate families in Kentuckiana for over 50 years. The Louisville Zoo is committed to advancing diversity, equity, access and inclusion, to create an environment where all people feel welcome and a part of their Zoo to enjoy learning about wildlife and wild places. We save animals, together!

How to apply a promo code


Before making a purchase, enter the promo code as shown below. After entering the promo code as indicated, the discounted product will be available to choose. Once you’ve made your choice, follow the prompts on each screen through the checkout process.








Before making a purchase, enter the promo code as shown below. After entering the promo code as indicated the discounted product will be available to choose. Once you’ve made your choice, follow the prompts on each screen through the checkout process.




  • FREE admission for 12 months from purchase date during regular hours.
  • FREE PARKING during regular Zoo hours (excludes select after-hours special events).
  • 50% off admission at over 150 RECIPROCAL zoos & aquariums. See details and participating zoos and aquariums.
  • DISCOUNTS on education classes and camps; and gift shop and concession purchases (10%).
  • SUBSCRIPTION to our free quarterly Trunkline magazine
  • DISCOUNTS on select rides and attractions.
  • SPECIAL PRICING to select special events including Boo at the Zoo
  • MEMBER MORNINGS (June, July and August)
    • Zoo entry daily at 9:30 a.m. (regularly 10 a.m.)
    • Glacier Run Splash Park access is available daily as part of Member Mornings until 10 a.m.
    • Please be aware some Zoo exhibits, concessions and rentals are not available during Member Mornings. While you may catch a glimpse of a few animals, many will remain on their normal schedule for their well-being and may not be visible until 10 a.m.
  • HELP SAVE SPECIES as $1 from every membership supports species survival activities through our wildlife conservation partners.
  • SPECIAL OFFERS to other partner attractions. Click here for current offers.
  • E-NEWSLETTERS with news and events plus SPECIAL OFFERS

Over 40 events including:

  • Wild Lights: returning Spring 2024 (special member pricing)
  • Butterflies n’ Blooms (included in membership)
  • Santa’s Summer Safari in July
  • Boo at the Zoo presented by Meijer (special member pricing)
  • and so much more!