Zoo Membership Benefits

Special monthly discounts, offers and rewards throughout the year!
Virginia Zoo Membership Plans include year-round access to the Zoo, free or discounted admission to Zoo events and other exclusive Membership benefits.

Year Round Benefits

  • Free Daily Admission
  • Three Zoo Review newsletters & a yearly calendar
  • 10% discount in Virginia Zoo Gift Shop
  • 10% discount in African Village Cafe and Beastro restaurants
  • Discounts or specials for Zoo education programs, family programs – including our very popular summer camps
  • 50% off admission to over 150 other zoos and aquariums nationwide**

2022 Monthly Perks


January 2-31

2021 Member Ornament Giveaway


February 12

Kiss & Tail Discount


March 17-20

Member Giveaway

March 26

Breakfast with the Animals Discount


April 1-30

10% off Zoodoptions

April 16

Adult Prom Discount

April 29-May 1

Bring a Friend Ticket


May 1 – 30

Children’s Museum of Virginia Membership Swap

May 10

Norfolk Tides Ticket Discount

May 12

Member Night

May 26

Bike Night Discount

May 28+29

Member Mornings


June 1-30

Science Museum of Virginia Membership Swap

June 4+5, 11+12, 18+19, 25+26

Member Mornings

June 9

Pride Night Discount

June 18

ZooTunes Discount


July 1-31

Virginia MOCA Membership Swap

July 2+3, 9+10, 16+17, 23+24, 30+31

Member Mornings

July 17

National Ice Cream Day Special

July 23

ZooTunes Discount


August 1-31

Hermitage Museum and Gardens Membership Swap

August 4

Member Night

August 6+7, 13+14, 20+21, 27+28

Member Mornings

August 20

ZooTunes Member Discount


September 3+4

Member Mornings


October 7

Beastly Ball Ticket Discount

October 1

Member Giveaway

October 22 + 23

ZooBoo Ticket Discount


November TBD

Member Exclusive Sip & Shop Gift Shop Event

November 25-27

Bring a Friend Ticket


December 1-31

Member Giveaway

December 2-4

Gift Shop Sale

December 10-13

National Cocoa Day Special


All benefits are subject to availability, change or cancellation without prior notice. Must present valid Virginia Zoo MEMBERSHIP CARD for benefits. Discounts not redeemable for cash, non-transferable and limited to one-time use.