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Zoo Membership

Get in Touch with Your Inner Animal!

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo has a mission, and we need you to help us accomplish it. Quite simply, we need to present the richness of nature to everyone we come in contact with. We need to inspire positive action. We need to get everyone involved in making a difference for nature. And you can get involved by becoming part of the Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo family!

All of our members enjoy benefits including:

  • Unlimited admission to Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo during regular Zoo business hours
  • Free or discounted admission to over 150 zoos & aquariums
  • Discounts at Zoo Gift Shops, programs & birthday parties
  • Zoo Bucks Variety Pack (guest passes, rides & more!)
  • Invitations to Members-Only events

Matching I.D. required for adults each visit.

Individual = $60
1 Named Adult

Family = $120

  • Admission during regular Zoo business hours for 1 or 2 named adults living at the same residence
  • Your own minor children living under the same roof as named adults, age 17 and under, limit 6
  • If you are grandparents this applies to you and your grandchildren, age 17 and under, limit 6

Family Plus = $150

  • Admission during regular Zoo business hours for 1 or 2 named adults living at the same residence
  • Your own minor children living under the same roof as named adults, age 17 and under, limit 6
  • If you are grandparents this applies to you and your grandchildren, age 17 and under, limit 6
  • Add 1 named adult (required) to your card such as a nanny, caregiver or relative. The Plus One will be given a card to use to visit with Your children.  You need not be present when they visit with their card and Your children. The Plus One will also be required to show a matching photo ID each visit.

Director’s Circle = $200

  • Admission during regular Zoo business hours for 1 or 2 named adults living at the same residence
  • Your own minor children living under the same roof as named adults, age 17 and under, limit 6
  • If you are grandparents this applies to you and your grandchildren, age 17 and under, limit 6
  • 2 guests each visit during regular Zoo business hours and you must accompany your guests
  • Invitation to Director’s Event and Keeper Breakfast for the 1 or 2 named adults and children as shown on the card

President’s Circle = $300

  • Admission during regular Zoo business hours for 1 or 2 named adults living at the same residence
  • Your own minor children living under the same roof as named adults, age 17 and under, limit 6
  • If you are grandparents this applies to you and your grandchildren, age 17 and under, limit 6
  • 4 guests each visit during regular Zoo business hours, you must be present with your guests
  • Invitation to Director’s Event and Keeper Breakfast for the 1 or 2 named adults and children on the card
  • 2 complimentary tickets to our annual Wild Wine, Beer and Food Safari (a $180 value)
    NOTE: Memberships purchased after May 15, 2018 will receive tickets to next year’s 2019 Wild Wine, Beer, and Food Safari.

Silver Society = $500

  • Admission during regular Zoo business hours for 1 or 2 named adults living at the same residence
  • Your own minor children living under the same roof as named adults, age 17 and under, limit 6
  • If you are grandparents this applies to you and your grandchildren, age 17 and under, limit 6
  • 4 guests each visit during regular Zoo business hours and you must be present with your guests
  • Invitation to Director’s Event and Keeper Breakfast for the 1 or 2 named adults and children on the card
  • 2 complimentary tickets to our annual Wild Wine, Beer and Food Safari (a $180 value)
  • 1 Private Tour
  • Zoo Rental Discounts

Gold Society ($1,000) + Platinum Society ($2,500)
Gold and Platinum memberships include all the perks of the Silver Society plus a $500 or $2,000 donation to Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo.

Join Today!

Become a member by using our online form, visiting the Front Gate, or contacting the Membership Department at membership@beardsleyzoo.org or 203-394-6560.