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Become a Zoo Member

Save Wildlife and Money! 

Plus enjoy 12 months of unlimited free admission, parking during regular hours and fantastic benefits.

Why Now?

You can meet our amazing new giraffe, komodo dragon, rhino, lion and more. Come to the sweetest Halloween party in town. Enjoy new Snow Leopard Pass and Colobus Crossing next spring. And join us for our 50th Anniversary celebrations in 2019. Wildlife needs your support.

Exclusive Online Offer! 

Purchase any NEW Zoo membership online and SAVE $5 when you use promo code LION. This offer is available thru Sept. 24, 2018.  The first 300 to join will also receive a FREE plush lion toy. IMPORTANT: You must enter this Promo Code at checkout online: LION. (Promo Code must be applied at time of purchase and cannot be applied retroactively.)

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Note:  Memberships are now taxable.

Membership Levels

$199 + tax

Our newest and best value membership!  Perfect for families who want  additional experiences.

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 and digitally linked to your membership.

  • 2 named adults & 1 guest
    OR 1 named adult & 2 guests
  • PLUS up to 10 Dependent children living in the same household 3–18 years old (or grandchildren).
  • UNLIMITED CAROUSEL rides for everyone covered on your membership
  • 5 TRAIN tickets
  • 4 GUEST passes
  • 2 Lorikeet feedings
  • 2 Giraffe feedings
  • FREE admission to one (1) EXCLUSIVE MEMBER EVENT where you can meet Zoo keepers and animals plus enjoy themed entertainment and special treats & offers – a night you won’t easily forget.

Learn more about EXPERIENCE Benefits Package

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$119 + tax

  • 2 named adults
    OR 1 named adult & 1 guest
  • PLUS up to 4 dependent children living in the same household 3–18 years old (or grandchildren).
  • 2 buddy passes

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$149 + tax

  • 2 named adults & 1 guest
    OR 1 named adult & 2 guests
  • PLUS up to 10 dependent children living in the same household 3–18 years old (or grandchildren).
  • 4 GUEST passes
  • 4 CAROUSEL passes
  • 2 TRAIN tickets

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$64 + tax

  • 1 named adult

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$94 + tax

  • 2 named adults
    OR 1 named adult & 1 guest

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$183 + tax

  • 2 named adults
    OR 1 named adult & 1 guest
  • PLUS up to 4 dependent children living in the same household 3–18 years old (or grandchildren).
  • 2 buddy passes
  • Kentucky Science Center Family benefits

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$239 + tax

  • 2 named adults & 1 guest
    OR 1 named adult & 2 guests
  • PLUS up to 10 dependent children living in the same household 3–18 years old (or grandchildren)
  • 4 GUEST passes
  • 4 CAROUSEL passes
  • 2 TRAIN tickets
  • Kentucky Science Center Family Plus benefits

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Every Membership Includes

  • 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 daily at 9:30 a.m. in June and July as part of members-only mornings.
  • EARLY SPLASH PARK ACCESS Mon.– Fri. at 9:30 a.m. in June and July as part of members-only mornings.
  • FREE MEMBERSHIP APP for your smartphone.

ORDERING TIPS

Be sure to enter the promo code LION

See snapshot of webstore above for promo code box location.

GETTING YOUR STUFF

On your first visit to the Zoo, you can pick up your Membership cards and your new Lion Plush at the membership service windows 7, 8 or 9. (Additional lion plush toys are available for sale — $5 + tax each while supplies last.)

Cards and plush are NOT mailed.

QUESTIONS?

Click here for answers to your Frequently Asked Questions.

Or call us at (502) 459-2287

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Terms and Conditions

  1. 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 and digitally linked to your membership.
  2. 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)
  3. 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.
  4. Valid Period: 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).
  5. Benefits are subject to change without notice.
  6. Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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