As the Zoo’s nonprofit partner, your membership is vital to the Zoo Society and provides necessary operating support for the Zoo, as well as funding needed to care for the animals that call the Zoo home. Thank you for being a member!
Any membership purchased or renewed on June 1st, 2021 and afterwards will automatically receive digital cards. We will no longer print and mail out physical cards automatically with a membership purchase or renewal as of June 1, 2021. Existing physical cards will still be accepted at the Zoo gate and can be used until the expiration date printed on the physical card.
Read Terms and Conditions here.
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 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.
The Elusive Andean Bear
Read a first-person account of traveling to see this bear species in the wild.
A beautiful new home
The Daniel Maltz Rhino Reserve more than doubles the space for the Zoo's Eastern black rhinos.
Food for thought
How does the Zoo get enough browse to feed these animals each and every day?