Opening April 17th to the public! (dismiss)

Membership includes

All Friends of Niabi Zoo
receive these standard perks

  • Free ADMISSION and PARKING to Niabi Zoo every day of the regular season, including seasonal events.
  • Always enjoy discounted pricing for on-site zoo experiences whether you reserve online in advance or purchase onsite during your visit. (See details)
  • Free admission to the Conservation & Science Speaker Series
  • Free participation in Niabi Zoo scheduled virtual experiences
  • 10% discount on group virtual experiences
  • Discounts on education classes & camps, Dining with the Animals, and other exciting events.
  • Different monthly discounts in the gift shop.
  • Special events just for Members including the annual Egg Hunt, Members Family Night, and more! See all annual events.
  • Reciprocal Zoos give free or discounted admission to over 50 other zoos. See the list of zoos here.
  • Free Niabi Zoo supporter magnet (pick up on your next visit).

Membership Packages

Basic Membership Packages

  • Basic Individual Package ($50)
    1 Adult
  • Basic Single Parent/Grandparent Family  Package ($70)
    1 Adult & up to 4 Children (3-17 years old)
  • Basic Family/Grandparent Package ($80)
    2 Adults & up to 4 Children (3-17 years old)
  • Zoo Booster Package ($255)
    2 Adults & up to 4 Children (3-17 years old); also includes a one-time distribution of 5 guest passes

Premium Membership Packages

All premium packages include one free guest for each visit.

  • Premium Individual Package ($70)
    1 Adult; includes a one-time distribution of 2 Train & 2 Carousel passes
  • Premium Single Parent/Grandparent Family Package ($90)
    1 Adult & up to 4 Children (3-17 years old); includes a one-time distribution of 3 Train & 3 Carousel passes
  • Premium Family/Grandparent Package ($115)
    2 Adults & up to 4 Children (3-17 years old); includes a one-time distribution of 4 Train & 4 Carousel passes
  • Zoo Benefactor Package ($505)
    2 Adults & up to 4 Children (3-17 years old); includes a one-time distribution of 4 Train, 4 Carousel & 5 guest passes

Additional Children: When entering the zoo with a named adult on a membership, they will receive 50% off the current admission rate.

Purchase a membership today!

The zoo is closed to the public at this time. You may purchase a membership for yourself or someone else by doing this online.  Please read the instructions below.

Purchase your Membership 

Looking to purchase a membership for someone else? This also includes renewing a membership for someone else. You must click the link below and purchase one of our Membership eGift Cards based on your chosen membership package. The eGift Card will be sent to your email, so please double-check the email you put in and check your junk/spam folder.

Gift a Membership



Triple your membership

Your all-in-one family membership to three places:

The Quad City Botanical Center
Niabi Zoo
Putnam Museum & Science Center

What you get with a FunBundle:
  • One-year free admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children who reside in the same household (18 and under). Add additional children for $15 each.
  • Guests or caregivers may be added for an additional $50 each.
  • Member-only event invitations
  • 10% or more discount* on merchandise/concessions, educational programs and facility/space rental
  • FREE subscription to all attraction member e-newsletters and printed newsletters

Purchase a FunBundle

*Also, If you are looking for more of a season pass (not a membership-must pay parking), please check out the Zooseum Pass. This includes admission to Niabi Zoo and the Family Museum. You must have the physical pass to receive Free Admission to the zoo.

Purchase a Zooseum Pass