Zoo Members Save Over $60 a Year!*

Exclusive Member Benefits

NEW for 2019!
Open year-round beginning in March
Hand feed a giraffe
Get up-close with tigers
Climb with monkeys in an indoor adventure area
Splash in a 75 foot play stream
New train experience

Unlimited admission
Entry to Boo at the Zoo
Exclusive Member Extra Hours
Zootracks magazine mailed subscription
Sept-Member Freebies postcard

Discounted tickets to all “Breakfast” events
Lower priced registration for Zoo Camps
Lower priced registration for Tots & Turtles
Special prices on Birthday Parties
$10 off a Lincoln Children's Museum membership

Exclusive early access to North Pole Express tickets
Discounted or free admission to nearly 200 zoos and aquariums nationwide
(including zoos in Omaha, Kansas City, and Des Moines)

Memberships are tax deductible.


Family | $109
Unlimited admission for one or two adults and their children 18 and under living in the same household.
Add a Zoo +1 | $25 for one free guest or nanny admission to Lincoln Children's Zoo each visit.
Listed adult or child on membership must be present.

Grandparent | $109
Unlimited admission for one or two adults living in the same household, and any grandchildren 18 and under.
Add a Grandparent Guest | $25 for one free guest or nanny admission to Lincoln Children's Zoo each visit.
Grandchildren do not have to live in the same household. Listed grandparent on membership must be present.

Individual & Guest | $89
Unlimited admission for one adult. Plus, one free guest admission each visit.
Listed adult on membership must be present.

Gift Memberships
Gift memberships are currently not available for purchase online. To purchase a gift membership, please call 402.475.6741 ext. 0 Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. or visit the Zoo's gift shop open daily through December 23 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Dual Membership Discount Program

With Lincoln Children's Museum
You now have the flexibility to purchase your memberships to the Zoo and Children's Museum separately, at any time and still get a discount! Purchase a Zoo membership online today and get a coupon code for $10 off a Children's Museum membership. The coupon code can be used at anytime at the Museum's website. You can also show your membership card during your next visit to Lincoln Children's Musuem to get the discount.

Visit Lincoln Children's Museum's website now and get your discounted membership today!

Add a Love Your Zoo Campaign Gift to Your Purchase

Gift Packages

Splash of Love Pass $100 Gift One refillable Love Your Zoo water bottle to promote conservation efforts of the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.
Staying on Track Pass $250 Gift A commemorative railroad spike celebrating the original ZO&O Railroad, two refillable Love Your Zoo water bottles and two passes to visit the Zoo in the new 2019 season on a day of your choice.
Sneak Peak Pass $500 Gift Get a sneak peek of the giraffes, tigers and spider monkeys before anyone else! *See details below.
Ride-Along Pass $1,000 Gift Invitation to a special donor event held prior to Grand Opening, plus a limited-edition commemorative section of the original ZO&O Railroad. **See details below.

*Sneak Peek Pass
Without a zoo membership, limited to you and four guests. With a zoo membership, bring all guests listed on your membership. Held two weeks prior to the expansion opening. Invitations will be sent out mid-March to schedule your day.
**Ride Along Pass
Offered while supplies last, limited quantities available.

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