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2016 FOTZ Memberships

2016 FOTZ (Friends Of The Zoo) Memberships now available for purchase online, over-the-phone or in-person

FOTZ Benefits

*New in 2016, RIDES Level FOTZ Memberships include a 20% discount on Food & Beverage and Gift Shop purchases all year long!  BASIC level FOTZ Memberships include a 10% discount on Food and Beverage and Gift Shop purchases.

*Continuing in 2016, a portion of each membership sold will benefit Zoo conservation efforts at home and around the globe!

FREE admission until March 31, 2017 and discounted admission at 150+ partner Zoos and Aquariums. DISCOUNTS on merchandise, education programs, events and parties!  FOTZ only events, quarterly newsletters, and amazing MONTHLY COUPONS. Tax Deductibility, your contribution may be tax deductible, see below for details.  Choose the level that is best for you!

Giving a Membership as a Gift? If you do not have the account information for the recipient, please purchase as a new membership using the JOIN links below.

RIDES Level FOTZ Memberships Include Unlimited Rides! Click the graphic for more information

Zoological District pricing is valid for residents of Jackson and Clay County Missouri only. The FOTZ Membership holder must reside in Jackson or Clay County Missouri at the time of purchase. More information on the Zoological District and it’s benefits here.

RIDES Level memberships also include a 20% discount on Food and Beverage and Gift Shop purchases.

Individual Plus - The Zoo For Two! One Adult Plus A Guest. (One Named Member plus 1 guest of any age per Zoo visit)

$64 BASIC Individual Plus Join  or Renew  ($29 for Jackson or Clay County Residents)

$109 RIDES Individual Plus  Join  orRenew ($79 for Jackson or Clay County Residents)

Family - Best Value Family Fun! Two Named Adults Plus Their Dependents Under 18.

$99 BASIC Family Join  or Renew   ($49 for Jackson or Clay County Residents)

$169 RIDES Family  Join  or Renew   ($109 for Jackson or Clay County Residents)

Sustaining - Family Membership PLUS Five Single-Day Tickets and FOTZ T-Shirt

$149 BASIC Sustaining Join  or Renew ($75 for Jackson or Clay County Residents)

$269 RIDES Sustaining Join  or Renew  ($195 for Jackson or Clay County Residents)

Rides Sustaining -  all the Sustaining benefits as above PLUS five rides wristbands!

Premium Level FOTZ Memberships

All the Rides FOTZ Member privileges for two adults (one adult must be the cardholder) and the cardholders dependent children or grandchildren under the age of 18 and unlimited rides on the train, tram, carousel, boat and the African Sky Safari for all allowed on the membership. 

Gorilla Adventurer $500

Join  or Renew

  • 6 single-day admission tickets to share with friends or family
  • 6 single-day ride tickets for your guests on the train, tram, carousel, boat and the African Sky Safari
  • Two tickets to Brew at the Zoo & Wine too on Saturday, October 16, 2016
  • Early enrollment opportunity for summer day camps
  • Invitation for your family to the 1909 Lion's Pride Society and special events
  • $100 one-time discount on the facility rental fees for meetings, group gatherings, corporate retreats, social hours, etc.
  • Invitation to join the 1909 Lion's Pride Society

Elephant Conservationist $1,000

Support the Zoo in a BIG way!

Join  or Renew

  • 12 single-day admission tickets to share with friends or family
  • 12 single-day Platinum ride wristbands for your guests on the train, tram, carousel, boat and the African Sky Safari
  • An additional two tickets to Brew at the Zoo & Wine too on Saturday, October 16, 2015
  • Four tickets to Kiss & Tail (an adult pre-Valentine celebration)
  • An additional $150 one-time discount on the facility rental fees for meetings, group gatherings, social hours, corporate retreats, etc. (total discount of $250)
  • Invitation for your family to the 1909 Lion's Pride Society and special events
  • VIP docent led golf car tour for four *must be scheduled in advance

Penguin Patron *NEW LEVEL! $2500

New in 2015, the Penguin Patron Membership is our premiere level of FOTZ Membership. Your tremendous support will be recognized in several ways:

Join or Renew

  • 18 single-day admission tickets to share with friends or family
  • 18 single-day ride wristbands for your guests on the train, tram, carousel, boat and the African Sky Safari
  • Four total adults admitted free per Zoo visit
  • 10% Discount on Zoo facility rentals
  • Recognition in the summer edition of "Expeditions" the Zoo's quarterly newsletter
  • Invitation for your family to the 1909 Lion's Pride Society and special events
  • Four Brew at the Zoo & Wine too on Saturday, October 17, 2015
  • Four tickets to Kiss & Tail (an adult pre-Valentine celebration) on Saturday, February 7, 2015
  • An additional $150 one-time discount on the facility rental fees for meetings, group gatherings, social hours, corporate retreats, etc. (total discount of $250)
  • VIP docent led golf car tour for four *must be scheduled in advance
  • VIP photo safari and tour before the Zoo opens to the public *must be scheduled in advance

Gift Certificates

Giving a Membership as a Gift? If you do not have the account information for the recipient, please purchase as a new membership using the JOIN links or click here

FOTZ Membership Tax Deductibility

Here is yet another benefit to becoming a Member of Friends of the Zoo, Inc- your contribution may be tax deductible.

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Reciprocity

As a FOTZ member, enjoy free or reduced admission at over 150 other zoos and aquariums. See the list.

Zoo Affinity Credit Card

Sign up for your New KC Zoo Visa with Rewards.  Use your card for purchases, earn points, and redeem for merchandise, gift cards, travel and more.  A portion of your purchases will be given to the Zoo and you will receive a special offer from the Zoo. Choose from 4 great card designs!

 

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Your Membership ID Number is located below the barcode on your FOTZ Membership card.

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