Become a Member

Please know that in response to the Zoo’s closure for COVID-19, all Zoo Memberships will be extended to match the duration that our gates are closed and all NEW memberships will start when the Zoo reopens to the public and include a full year of benefits.

Enjoy unlimited visits and savings all year long. A year’s worth of FREE visits awaits. Membership is your chance to support the Maryland Zoo and access exclusive deals, discounts and member-only events. A basic membership pays for itself in just two visits and includes a herd of special Zoo offers. All memberships levels include free unlimited Zoo visits for one year PLUS exclusive member benefits.

Individual — $69

1 Adult

Companion — $99

1 Adult + 1 Guest

Basic — $149

2 Adults + 4 Children

Plus — $169

2 Adults + 4 Children + 1 Guest

Deluxe — $239

2 Adults + 6 Children + 2 Guests + 2 One-time use tickets

Join Now

View Exclusive Benefits



Members can ZooMORE! For $19 per person, you can now add unlimited train & carousel rides to your membership for a full year!

* Membership card must be present to take advantage of benefits*

Special Discounts

*Discounts only available when purchasing at the Zoo’s main gate

**Chase discounts may not be combined with any other offers. Subject to availability. Terms, conditions, restrictions apply. Deposit and credit card products provided by JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. Member FDIC. © 2019 JPMorgan Chase & Co.”

If you prefer to mail your membership: Use the print at home membership form.

Memberships also make great gifts! Purchasing a gift membership online is easy. Simply select the NEW gift option at checkout and complete the information for the gift recipient. If you prefer, you can also download the gift membership form.

Have a Question?

Please contact our Membership Office at 443-552-5281 or and a Membership Agent will be happy to assist you.

Please Note

  • Children included in memberships must be unmarried, 21 years of age or younger, and accompany a named member of the Zoo.
  • A named card holder must be present to use membership privileges at the Zoo.
  • Memberships are non-refundable, non-transferrable and may not be shared between households.
  • Must present valid ID.
  • The Zoo is a nonprofit organization.