The safety of our members, guests, staff and animals is our highest priority, which is why we have made some changes in our operations to provide you with a memorable experience. Be sure to familiarize yourself with our Know Before You Go updates so you have all the important information needed for your upcoming Zoo visit.

Please Note: on Holiday Magic dates, Brookfield Zoo is open from 3 to 9 p.m. only.

Reserve Your Member Holiday Magic Admission Tickets Here

PLEASE REFERENCE THE ADMIT NUMBER ON YOUR MEMBERSHIP CARD. This is the number of tickets you may request. Your membership card, along with additional photo identification, must be presented along with your timed tickets for entry. Please note there are no refunds, exchanges, or rain checks.

Please choose your correct membership level from your current card and you will be linked to the appropriate ticket reservation site. To make reservations for Guest Passes, scroll down to the bottom of the page.

If you do not have your current card you can call the Membership Department from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., seven days a week, at 708-688-8341.

My membership is Senior Basic

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My membership is Individual Plus

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My membership is Individual Unlimited

My membership is Family Unlimited

My membership is Sustaining Unlimited

Reserve Admission Tickets For Member Guests Here

I have a member guest pass I need to exchange

If you would like to exchange your membership guest passes for reserved tickets, please click the button above and you will be able to do so. Click here only if you want to redeem one-time use guest admission tickets. These are NOT for member tickets, but ONLY for the one-time use guest admission tickets that are issued at some membership levels.  One-time use guest admission tickets do not allow for parking. YOU WILL BE CHARGED FOR PARKING.

Please note there are no refunds, exchanges, or rain checks. Passes must be surrendered at entrance when you arrive for your visit.

If you would like to become a member in order to take advantage of the varied benefits of membership, including free parking, guest passes, member discounts, and more, click here to find the membership level that works for you

Every member receives

  • FREE admission for one year
  • FREE parking for one vehicle at the main entrance (1st Ave. and 31st Street)
  • Discount parking at the south entrance
  • Member discounts on selected attractions inside the zoo
  • Publications including member emails and Gateways, the quarterly member magazine
  • Monthly specials at shops
  • Restaurant discounts
  • Education program, and special event discounts

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Membership Discount

Members receive a 10% discount on food and drink purchases at Brookfield Zoo restaurants and receive special offers at zoo gift shops. Check out the special offer for the current month.

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