Thank you for supporting the Zoo this holiday season! The Zoo Society has many ways to give a gift of meaning, from experiencing the Zoo 363 days a year with a membership, to making a donation in honor of a loved one.

We are grateful for your support this season, and all year.



The Membership Program is presented by PNC.

Give the gift that will enrich their lives all year with memorable experiences and quality time with family and friends. It's a gift they'll love and that gives back — $5 from every membership goes to support Cleveland Metroparks Zoo's conservation efforts worldwide.

Give the gift of membership today.

Membership includes:

  • Free unlimited daytime admission to Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and The RainForest for one year - go right to the gate, no waiting in line
  • Discounted daytime admission to more than 150 zoos nationwide
  • Discounts on camps and educational programs
  • 10% discount at Zoo gift shops
  • Discounts on Total Experience packages and select attractions
  • Members only Early Admission
  • Specific benefits, such as additional guests, based on the chosen membership level


Year-End Giving

Zoo Society donors and members provide critical philanthropic support to one of the top zoos in the nation. As the nonprofit partner of Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, the Zoo Society is proud to provide more than $2 million in operating support to the Zoo each year. We are grateful for donors who support the Zoo, and day-to-day operations that help catalyze everyday excellence.

Your donation to the ZooFund will help us advance the mission and vision of our partner and make a positive impact on the animals in its care.  

Make a donation today! 

Your gift is 100% tax-deductible. 

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Shopping on Amazon during the holidays? Visit and choose the Cleveland Zoological Society as your charity. AmazonSmile offers the same prices and selection as Amazon, with the added bonus that 0.5% of the purchase price is donated to charity, at no cost to you. 

Fun Fact: AmazonSmile is a year-long way to support the Zoo Society! Keep in mind only purchases at (not or the mobile app) will be counted.

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