Memberships

Enjoy a full year of fun at the Kansas City Zoo, where every visit is a new adventure! Memberships include unlimited admission to the Zoo, discounts on concessions and retail, a subscription to Expeditions quarterly newsletter, discounts on select Zoo events, and more. Your membership helps support the Zoo's Conservation Fund, preserving wildlife at home and around the world!

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HOLIDAY SPECIAL

Premier Membership Holiday Promotion

This year, we have the perfect gift to create memories year-round! Purchase a Premier Family Membership as a gift and receive a free plush in an adorable bag that is ready to go under the tree. Your friends and family will be able to enjoy the Zoo throughout the year, partake in unlimited rides, and receive discounts on retail and concessions. Bring smiles throughout every season with the gift that keeps on giving!

Family Memberships

FOTZ members receive a 50% discount on admission to Zoos that are on the reciprocal list. Zoos highlighted in green are free to the public.

View the AZA Reciprocal List

Basic Family

 

$145

Best Value

Premier Family

 

$225

Premier Experience

 

$345

or pay with monthly installments1
or pay with monthly installments2

Jackson/Clay County residents

$75

Jackson/Clay County residents

$155

Jackson/Clay County residents

$260

Adults
2
2
2
Guests
Dependents under 18
Dependents under 18
Dependents under 18
Discounts on concessions & gifts
10%
20%
20%
50% off general admission tickets
4 per visit
4 per visit
4 per visit
Unlimited Rides
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Extra tickets & ride wristbands
5
Special Experience
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Family Memberships

FOTZ members receive a 50% discount on admission to Zoos that are on the reciprocal list. Zoos highlighted in green are free to the public.

View the AZA Reciprocal List
Basic Family

$145

$--

or pay with monthly installments3

Jackson/Clay County residents

$75

Adults

2

Guests

Dependents under 18

Discounts on concessions & gifts

10%

50% off general admission tickets

4 per visit

Best Value
Premier Family

$225

$--

or pay with monthly installments4

Jackson/Clay County residents

$155

Adults

2

Guests

Dependents under 18

Discounts on concessions & gifts

20%

50% off general admission tickets

4 per visit

Unlimited Rides

Checkmark Icon

Premier Experience

$345

$--

5

Jackson/Clay County residents

$260

Adults

2

Guests

Dependents under 18

Discounts on concessions & gifts

20%

50% off general admission tickets

4 per visit

Unlimited Rides

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Extra tickets & ride wristbands

5

Special Experience

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Individual Memberships

FOTZ members receive a 50% discount on admission to Zoos that are on the reciprocal list. Zoos highlighted in green are free to the public.

View the AZA Reciprocal List

Basic Individual Plus

 

$100

Premier Individual Plus

 

$135

Jackson/Clay County residents

$50

Jackson/Clay County residents

$105

Adults
1
1
Guests
1
1
Discounts on concessions & gifts
10%
20%
50% off general admission tickets
4 per visit
4 per visit
Unlimited Rides
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Individual Memberships

FOTZ members receive a 50% discount on admission to Zoos that are on the reciprocal list. Zoos highlighted in green are free to the public.

View the AZA Reciprocal List
Basic Individual Plus

$100

$--

6

Jackson/Clay County residents

$50

Adults

1

Guests

1

Discounts on concessions & gifts

10%

50% off general admission tickets

4 per visit

Premier Individual Plus

$135

$--

7

Jackson/Clay County residents

$105

Adults

1

Guests

1

Discounts on concessions & gifts

20%

50% off general admission tickets

4 per visit

Unlimited Rides

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Elite Memberships

FOTZ members receive a 50% discount on admission to Zoos that are on the reciprocal list. Zoos highlighted in green are free to the public.

View the AZA Reciprocal List

Gorilla Adventurer

 

$500

Elephant Conservationist

 

$1,000

Penguin Patron

 

$2,500

Family + Rides membership
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Extra tickets & ride wristbands
6
12
18
Brew at the Zoo & Wine Too tickets
2
4
4
Early enrollment for summer camps
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Invitation to 1909 Lion’s Pride Society and their events
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Facility rental discount (one-time)
$100
$250
$250
VIP safari and tours before zoo opens
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Elite Memberships

FOTZ members receive a 50% discount on admission to Zoos that are on the reciprocal list. Zoos highlighted in green are free to the public.

View the AZA Reciprocal List
Gorilla Adventurer

Family + Rides membership

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Extra tickets & ride wristbands

6

Brew at the Zoo & Wine Too tickets

2

Early enrollment for summer camps

Checkmark Icon

Invitation to 1909 Lion’s Pride Society and their events

Checkmark Icon

Facility rental discount (one-time)

$100

Elephant Conservationist

Family + Rides membership

Checkmark Icon

Extra tickets & ride wristbands

12

Brew at the Zoo & Wine Too tickets

4

Early enrollment for summer camps

Checkmark Icon

Invitation to 1909 Lion’s Pride Society and their events

Checkmark Icon

Facility rental discount (one-time)

$250

Penguin Patron

Family + Rides membership

Checkmark Icon

Extra tickets & ride wristbands

18

Brew at the Zoo & Wine Too tickets

4

Early enrollment for summer camps

Checkmark Icon

Invitation to 1909 Lion’s Pride Society and their events

Checkmark Icon

Facility rental discount (one-time)

$250

VIP safari and tours before zoo opens

Checkmark Icon

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