Thank you for thinking of us 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.

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The gift of a Zoo membership lasts an entire year! Visit animals from around the world on 183 rolling acres, 363 days a year. Plus, your gift supports our mission: connecting people with wildlife. Purchase your membership gift online and receive a printable gift certificate immediately by email. 

Give the gift of membership today.

Membership includes:

  • Unlimited admission to the Zoo and The RainForest for a full year
  • Subscription to quarterly Z Magazine
  • Discounts on select Zoo events and activities
  • 10% discount in the Zoo's gift shop
  • Specific benefits, such as additional guests, based on the chosen membership level

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Year-End Giving

Your gift makes a difference! Supporting the ZooFund helps connect people to wildlife and fosters a responsibiliy for conserving the natural world. With your help, the Zoo remains a leader in animal care, provides informal science education for thousands, and continues to secure a future for wildlife around the world. 

Make a donation today! 

Your gift is 100% tax-deductible. 

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Adopt an Animal

Here’s the perfect gift for someone who has everything. When you adopt an animal, you’ll be supporting world-class animal care at your Zoo and our conservation partners around the world. Adopt an Animal today!

Upgrade your gifts to higher adoption levels for opportunities to receive plush animals, ZooParent T-shirts, and Morning with a Keeper experiences!

Please Note – The Adopt an Animal program is being discontinued, effective December 31, 2018. As of January 1, 2019 there will not be an option to Adopt an Animal, so this will be your last chance to adopt. Incentives for current Adopt parents will remain the same through your adoption expiration date.

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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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