reciprocalprograms

The following institutions will honor your Children's Zoo membership.  Over 150 institutions currently offer free or discounted admission.

  • This list is subject to change without notice. 
  • We recommend you contact the zoo or aquarium BEFORE your visit to confirm the current reciprocity status. 
  • Bring your membership card and proper ID when visiting any institution. 
  • Please note that most institutions limit reciprocity to 2 adults and 2-4 children and do not honor reciprocity for special events, parking, rides, etc.   

AZA Reciprocal List

Canada

Granby Zoo - Granby, Quebec - 50%Butterfly Silhouette
Toronto Zoo
- Scarborough, Ontario - 50%

Mexico

Parque Zoologico de Leon - Leon - 100%

Alabama

Birmingham Zoo - 100%
Montgomery Zoo - 100%

Alaska

Alaska Sealife Center - 50%

Arizona

Phoenix Zoo - 50%
Reid Park Zoo - Tucson - 100%

Arkansas

Little Rock Zoo - 50%

California

Aquarium of the Bay - San Francisco - 50%
Capuchin SilhouetteCharles Paddock Zoo - Atascadero - 100%
CuriOdyssey - San Mateo - 100%
Fresno Chaffee Zoo - 50%
Happy Hollow Zoo - San Jose - 100%
Los Angeles Zoo - 50%
Oakland Zoo - 50%
Sacramento Zoo - 50%
San Francisco Zoo - 50%
Santa Ana Zoo - 100%
Santa Barbara Zoo - 100%
Sequoia Park Zoo - Eureka - 100%
The Living Desert - Palm Desert - 50%

Colorado

Pueblo Zoo - 50%

Connecticut

Beardsley Zoo - Bridgeport - 100%

Deleware

Brandywine Zoo - Wilmington - 100%

Florida

Brevard Zoo - Melbourne - 100%Penguin Silhouette
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
- Sanford - 50%
Florida Aquarium - Tampa - 50%
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens - 50%
Zoo Miami - 50%
Mote Marine Aquarium - Sarasota - 100%
Palm Beach Zoo - 50%
Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo - 50%

Georgia

Chehaw Wild Animal Park - Albany - 100%
Zoo Atlanta - 50%

Idaho

Tautphaus Park Zoo - Idaho Falls - 100%
Zoo Boise - 100%

Illinois

Cosley Zoo, Wheaton - 100%
Henson Robinson Zoo - Springfield - 100%
Miller Park Zoo - Bloomington - 100%
Peoria Zoo - 100%
Scovill Zoo - Decatur - 50%

IndianaAlligator Silhouette

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo - 50%
Mesker Park Zoo & Botanical Garden - Evansville - 100%
Potawatomi Zoo - South Bend - 50%

Iowa

Blank Park Zoo - Des Moines - 100%
Natl. Miss. River Museum & Aquarium - Dubuque - 50%

Kansas

Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure - Salina - 50%
Sedgwick County Zoo - Wichita - 50%
Sunset Zoo - Manhattan - 100%
Topeka Zoological Park - 100%

Kentucky

Louisville Zoological Garden - 50%

Louisiana

Alexandria Zoo - 100%Wolf Silhouette
BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo
- 100%

Maryland

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore - 100%

Massachusetts

Buttonwood Park Zoo - New Bedford - 100%
Capron Park Zoo - Attleboro - 100%
Franklin Park Zoo (Zoo New England) - Boston - 50%
Museum of Science - Boston - 100%
Stone Zoo (Zoo New England) - Stoneham - 50%

Michigan

Binder Park Zoo - Battle Creek - 50%
Detroit Zoological Society - 50%
John Ball Zoological Garden - Grand Rapids - 100%
Potter Park Zoological Gardens - Lansing - 100%

Minnesota

Lake Superior Zoo - Duluth - 100%
Minnesota Zoo - Apple Valley - 50%Kangaroo Silhouette

Mississippi

Jackson Zoological Park - 50%

Missouri

Dickerson Park Zoo - Springfield - 100%
Kansas City Zoo - 50%
Endangered Wolf Center - Eureka - 50%

Nebraska

Lincoln Children's Zoo - 100%
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo - 50%
Riverside Zoo - Scottsbluff - 50%

New Hampshire

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Holderness - 50%

New Jersey

Bergen County Zoo - Paramus - 100%Tortoise Silhouette
Turtle Back Zoo
- West Orange - 100%

New Mexico

Alameda Park Zoo - Alamogordo - 100%
Albuquerque BioPark - 50%
Living Desert Zoo & Gardens State Park - 100%

New York

Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park - 100%
Buffalo Zoo - 50%
Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park - Syracuse - 50%
Seneca Park Zoo - Rochester - 100%
Staten Island Zoo - 100%
Trevor Zoo - Millbrook - 100%

North Carolina

Natural Science Center of Greensboro - Greensboro - 100%
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher - Kure Beach - 100%
North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores - Atlantic Beach - 100%
North Carolina Aquarium at Roanoke Island - Manteo - 100%
North Carolina Zoological Park - Asheboro - 100%
Western North Carolina Nature Center - Asheville - 100%

North Dakota

Chahinkapa Zoo - Wahpeton - 100%
Dakota Zoo - Bismarck - 100%
Sheep SilhouetteRed River Zoo - Fargo - 100%
Roosevelt Park Zoo - Minot - 100%

Ohio

African Safari Wildlife Park - Port Clinton - 50%
Akron Zoological Park - 100%
Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - Dayton - 100%
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens - 50%
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo - 50%
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium - 50%
The Toledo Zoo - 50%
The Wilds - Cumberland - 50%

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City Zoo - 50%
Tulsa Zoo and Living Museum - 50%

Oregon

Oregon Zoo - Portland - 50%
Wildlife Safari - Winston - 50%

Pennsylvania

Elmwood Park Zoo - Norristown - 50%
Erie Zoological Society - 100%
Lehigh Valley Zoo - Schnecksville - 100%
National Aviary - Pittsburgh - 50%
Philadelphia Zoo - 50%
Goose SilhouettePittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium - 50%
ZOOAMERICA North American Wildlife Park - Hershey - 100%

Rhode Island

Roger Williams Park Zoo - Providence - 50%

South Carolina

Greenville Zoo - 100%
Riverbanks Zoo & Garden - Columbia - 100%

South Dakota

Bramble Park Zoo - Watertown - 100%
Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum - Sioux Falls - 100%

Tennessee

Chattanooga Zoo at Warner Park - 100%
Knoxville Zoological Gardens - 100%
Memphis Zoo - 50%
Nashville Zoo, Inc. - 50%

Texas

Abilene Zoological Gardens - 100%
Caldwell Zoo - Tyler - 50%
Cameron Park Zoo - Waco - 100%
Dallas Zoo - 50%
El Paso Zoo - 50%
Ellen Trout Zoo - Lufkin - 100%
Gladys Porter Zoo - Brownsville - 100%
Houston Zoo - 100%
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquarium - 50%Tamarin Silhouette
Texas State Aquarium, Corpus Christi
- 50%

Utah

Tracy Aviary - Salt Lake City - 100%
Utah's Hogle Zoo - Salt Lake City - 50%

Virginia

Mill Mountain Zoo - Roanoke - 50%
Virginia Zoo - Norfolk - 100%

Washington

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium - Tacoma - 50%
Woodland Park Zoo - Seattle - 100%

West Virginia

Oglebay's Good Zoo - Wheeling - 50%

Wisconsin

International Crane Foundation - Baraboo - 100%
Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens - 100%
NEW Zoo - Green Bay - 100%
Racine Zoological Gardens - 100%


FREE TO THE PUBLIC

The following list of institutions are free to the public, but offer additional discounts to Children's Zoo members.

California

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium - San Pedro - 10% discount in gift shopServal Silhouette

DC

Smithsonian's National Zoological Park - Washington - 10% discount in all on-site gift shops

Florida

Lemur Conservation Foundation - Myakka - 10% discount in all on-site and online gift shops

Illinois

Lincoln Park Zoo - Chicago - 10% discount on retail, food, education programs, and ticketed public events

Kansas

David Traylor Zoo of Emporia - 25% off all merchandise
Hutchinson Zoo - 20% discount in gift shop
Lee Richardson Zoo - 10% discount in gift shop and free drive through

Maryland

Salisbury Zoo - 25% discount in gift shop

Minnesota

Como Park Zoo - St. Paul - 15% discount in gift shop

Missouri

Saint Louis Zoo - 50% discount on Safari Pass

New Jersey

Cape May County Park and Zoo - 10% discount in gift shop

Wisconsin

Henry Vilas Zoo - Madison - 10% discount in gift shopOtter Silhouette and concessions