Gateways Member Magazine

Current Issue: 2021 Fall


Past Issues:

Gateways 2021 Summer

Gateways 2021 Spring

Gateways 2020 Winter

Gateways 2020 Fall

Gateways 2020 Summer

Gateways 2020 Spring

Gateways 2019-2020 Winter

Gateways 2019 Fall

Gateways 2019 Summer

Gateways 2019 Spring

Gateways 2018-19 Winter

Gateways 2018 Fall 

Gateways 2018 Summer

Gateways 2018 Spring

Gateways 2017-2018 Winter

Gateways 2017 Fall

Gateways 2017 Summer

Gateways 2017 Spring

Gateways 2016-17 Winter

Gateways 2016 Fall

Gateways 2016 Summer


Thank you to the organizations that supported Brookfield Zoo by advertising in Gateways member magazine in 2020!

*A. Marek Fine Jewelry
*Baird & Warner Real Estate- Maureen Barrett
*Chilton Yambert Porter LLP
*DuPage Children's Museum
*DuPage Medical Group
*Elk Grove Park District
*Horizon Wealth Management
*I Know the Neighborhood- Karen Arndt
*Midwestern University
*Paisans Pizzeria
*Silbrico Corporation
*Village of Brookfield

Please join us as we share our great work in conservation with the largest membership base – over 112,000 households of any Chicago area nonprofit organization. The magazine has a readership of more than 275,000 individuals. Published quarterly and mailed directly to the reader, Gateways includes space for advertising, coupons, and other offers from business partners like you.  Please contact for additional information and ad rates.

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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