Benefits of Being a Member
Thank you for being a Sacramento Zoo member!
Free General Admission
Your membership allows free general admission for a whole year!
Out of an abundance of caution and with the recommended guidelines set forth by the State of California, the Sacramento Zoo is temporarily closed to visitors on March 14, 2020. We plan to reopen on June 15! Due to mandates set by Sacramento County health officials to keep everyone safe, everyone is required to reserve their tickets in advance of their visit when we reopen. Visit the Member News & Resources page to learn how to plan your zoo fun! Check out the Plan Your Visit page to learn about how we will be keeping everyone safe.
Express Member Entrance
When you visit, enter through the exclusive for member entrance.
Exclusive Member Events
Visit the Member Events page to see the dates and details of member-only events.
Free Admission to General Events
There are many events that are included with zoo admission which means that your membership gets you in free!
Discounted Admission to Other Zoos
More than 150 AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums offer a discount with your Sacramento Zoo membership. Visit the Reciprocal List for more information. Be sure to contact them before your visit for details and restrictions.
If you are a member of another zoo and would like to reserve discounted tickets, call (916) 808-5888.
Discounts OR PRE-Sale Access to Zoo Events & Programs
Zoo members also have pre-sale access to the high-demand Summer Camp classes.* (Member Duo level and above. Not included in Individual level membership.)
*Some events and programs may be canceled or rescheduled due to COVID-19
Discounts ON Snacks & Souvenirs
Show your valid membership card at the Zoofari Market gift store and Kampala Cafe for 10% off your purchase. *Some restrictions apply
Become a Green Member
Green members only receive electronic copies of renewal notices and other mailings. Help us save money on postage and printing cost as well as saving paper! To become a green member, email the Member & Visitor Services Office or call 916-808-5888.