It's the Wildest Deal in Town!

As a member of the Jackson Zoological Society, you enjoy many free benefits while you help support the future of wildlife through conservation and research and education and recreational programs at the Jackson Zoo. We offer a range of membership levels for individuals and families. Choose the one that’s right for you and join today! It’s easy with our secure, online webstore.

Memberships are also available at the Admission Window at the front entrance or by contacting info@jacksonzoo.org or 601.352.2500.

Standard membership benefits:

  • FREE year-round admission to the Jackson Zoo
  • Discounted admission to over 100 other zoos
  • Discounts on summer camp and other education programs
  • Discounts at the Trading Company gift shop
  • “Wild Things” eNewsletter
  • Invitations to special events and previews

Membership

Price

Adults

Children

Individual

$25

1

Companion

$40

1 +guest

Grandparent

$60

2

6

Family

$65

2

4

Family Plus

$85

2 +caregiver

4

Individuals wishing to show their commitment to the Jackson Zoo at a higher level are invited to join as a Sponsor, Benefactor or Patron member.

Membership

Price

Annual Pass

Guest Passes

VIP Event

Director’s Luncheon

Sponsor

$100

Family

10

Benefactor

$250

Family

10

Patron

$500

Family

20

 

 

 

Going Green with Membership!

Your permanent, barcoded membership card will be ready for pick up on your next visit to the Zoo! In addition, your card will contain your allotted guest passes. If you prefer to have your guest passes in hand: simply tell the Guest Services staff at the Admissions Window on your next visit or call the Membership Office at 601.352.2580 ext. 221 between 8:30am and 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.

Getting the Perfect Gift?

If you would like to purchase amembership as a gift, please call the Membership Office at 601.352.2580 ext. 221 between 8:30am and 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.

Membership Policies:

  • Members are required to show a photo I.D. upon entering the Zoo with their membership card and to reciprocating zoos. Members will not be allowed to enter the Zoo on their Friends card if no photo I.D. can be shown.
  • The AZA reciprocal zoo list changes annually. Visit http://www.aza.org/reciprocity/ for the current reciprocal list. Please note that a family may be defined differently at other zoos. Please check with the zoo you are visiting to see what their policies are.
  • Membership cards cannot be used when the member is coming with a group seeking a group admission rate or visiting as part of a school group. A group is defined by the Jackson Zoo as 15 or more paying individuals; the group count does not include children 2 and under.
    Apply the cost of today's admission to an annual membership with today's receipt! Cost may only be applied if purchase is made during the same day of your visit.
  • Individual, Companion and Family membership levels receive one card per household.
  • Memberships are non-transferable.