Zoo hours for 2024: The zoo is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The last entry is at 4 p.m. The zoo is closed on Mondays, except for Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Indigenous Peoples Day. Please note that some exhibits are closed due to construction. For more information, visit 'Plan Your Visit' - 'Hours & Pricing'. (dismiss)

Make a Purchase

If you are looking to purchase a membership, tickets, gift cards, animal encounter, birthday party package or if you need to make a payment for an education program, field trip, or event rental, click the button below to go to our Portal Page.

On the Portal Page, you will be able to

  • Log-in or Create an Account: To get started, you will need to log-in with your username and password. If you have not registered before, Create an Account to register your household. You will only have to register one time and you will be able to use all Rock Island County Forest Preserve District sites.
  • Choose a Category:  Once logged in, you can choose from Membership, Tickets, Programs, Field Trips, Birthday Party, Shop, or Rentals.
  • Search & Select: On each Category page, you will be able to select from existing items or Search by Date or Keyword to find the item you seek.
  • Add to Cart: Once you find what you are looking for, add the item to your Cart by clicking the [+] next to the item title.
  • Continue Shopping: From the Shopping Cart page, select Continue Shopping if adding an additional items to the Cart to pay all at once. It will take you to back to the Portal Page. Search and select to add additional items to the Cart.
  • Proceed to Checkout: From the Shopping Cart page, select Proceed to Checkout to pay for the items in your cart.

Go to Portal Page