Annual Membership

Membership is your chance to support the zoo and get unlimited zoo admission along with other deals and discounts! Our memberships pay for themselves in as few as three visits.

Adults: $60  | Seniors / Military (with appropriate I.D.) $54.00  | Children: $37.00

All memberships are non-transferable and non-refundable.

Membership Benefits:

  • Free, unlimited zoo admission to Catoctin Wildlife Preserve. Be among the first to view a new exhibit, or just stop by to see the new babies. When you’re a zoo member, you get in as many times as you wish to for one full year from the date of purchase.
  • 10% discount on Gift purchases. From cuddly stuffed animals to beautiful full color T-shirts to one of a kind original artwork, you’ll find hundreds of animal related items in our 2400 sq. ft. gift shop.
  • 20% discount off your guests’ admission when they visit with you. What a great way to spend the day when friends or family visit!
  • One ticket to each of our interactive experiences at the zoo.  Safari Ride, Parakeet Feeding and Camel Ride.**
  • Use of the Members Entrance – quick entry
  • Discounts and early registry for event and Birthday Parties.
  • Discounts or Free admission to attend popular zoo events.
  • Free or discounted admission to dozens of other zoos and aquariums across the country.
  • Free subscription to “Encounters” our e-newsletter.
  • Invitation to our Annual Members Appreciation Day.
  • Extra discount at our annual November Holiday / Inventory reduction gift sale.
  • Memberships are fully or partially tax-deductible
  • Plus, your membership helps the zoo inspire conservation and care for the over 500 inhabitants that call the Catoctin Wildlife Preserve home.** These activities are offered from May-September. Please contact the membership office to confirm days and times

Upcoming Events

May 25, 2019

Memorial Weekend Celebration

Kick off the unofficial start of summer with a day of adventuring. Don’t worry about a “beach body.” Our Sun Bears certainly don’t.  🙂 Enjoy a full schedule of Interactive Zone experiences, Safari Rides, Camel Rides, Keeper Talks and More. …
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