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MAKe THE most of your membership

Thank you for being a Sacramento Zoo member! Access more resources below to make the most of your membership.

NOTE: Due to the zoo’s temporary closures in the spring of 2020 and early 2021, we have extended expiration dates on all memberships that were active during the time to cover the closure period.

The Member & Visitor Services staff are here and happy to assist you; contact us at 916-808-5888 or

how to visit

Members must present a membership card and corresponding photo ID for admission.

Please note that face coverings are recommended outdoors and required indoors.

Effective June 15, 2021, Sac Zoo members are NOT required to make advance reservations to visit the Sacramento Zoo. However, if you prefer to make a reservation, instructions are below.

Shopping online

Shop the zoo’s gift store online – members save 10%!
Contact the Member & Visitor Services office at 916-808-5888 or for the current discount code.

Reciprocal Zoos

Your membership includes discounted admission to over 150 AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums across the United States and Canada. Be sure to contact them before your visit for details and restrictions.

View the list of reciprocal Zoos

Membership FAQs

Are you a current member and have more questions? Below are answers to some of the most popular zoo member questions.

Have a question that’s not answered here? Email the Member & Visitor Services Office or call 916-808-5888.

end of year appeal enrichment at the sac zoo with a lion, anteater, and red panda

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