The Zoo Is Open
Due to increased demand, guests visiting The RainForest may need to wait outside. Wait times vary.Read More
Make memories that last a lifetime.
Come for an hour or stay for the day with a membership that lasts all year!
Attend an event.
Experience fun and interactive special events while supporting your Zoo.
Help the Zoo thrive, grow & evolve.
The Zoo Society provides the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo $3 million for programs, operating support, and capital improvement projects each year.
A recognized national leader in animal care and welfare, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo supports a holistic view of animal health - from diet, to enrichment and environment.
Zoos play an important role in education by introducing students to inquiry-based science that captures their imaginations and encourages exploration and innovation.
Zoos play an important role in international wildlife conservation efforts. Zoos also have the unique opportunity to educate and inspire guests on animals they see in their communities.
Since 1998, the Zoo Society has provided $30 million in funding for the Zoo's capital improvement projects.
For Individuals & Families
Save, skip the line, and more.
Free unlimited daytime admission to Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and The RainForest for one year - go right to the gate, no waiting in line.
For Generous Donors
The Pride supports the annual fund and allows Cleveland Metroparks Zoo to thrive, grow and evolve.
For Young Professionals
Lead the way in conservation.
The Herd is recognized as the premier pathway for the development of future community and conservation leaders in Northeast Ohio.
Things you may not know about the Zoo and Zoo Society's important gorilla conservation partner.
Ask the Expert
Where do the animals go when work is being done in their habitat?
World class animal care
Find out how technology and collaboration assist your Zoo’s veterinarian team.