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Are you ready for a full year of wild adventures? Become a Potter Park Zoo member! Members receive free standard admission, discounts at our gift shop, concessions and much more. Best of all, you are making a lasting impact on wildlife conservation – for now and for years to come!

The gift that keeps on giving!

Are you looking for the perfect gift? One that provides education, adventure, and inspiration? A Potter Park Zoo membership offers all of this for a whole year!

Information you’ll need for a GIFT MEMBERSHIP purchase:  Member’s name(s), address, email, phone number and if applicable, the names of children in the household (and dates of birth, if known).

One Adult Family

One named adult + children in household and/or grandchildren under 18 (one card)

Basic – See Benefits

Purchase One Adult Basic – $65

Deluxe – See Benefits

Purchase One Adult Deluxe – $115

Premium – See Benefits

Purchase One Adult Premium – $215

Two Adult Family

Two named adults + children in household and/or grandchildren under 18 (two cards)

Basic – See Benefits

Purchase Two Adult Basic – $80

Deluxe – See Benefits

Purchase Two Adult Deluxe – $130

Premium – See Benefits

Purchase Two Adult Premium – $230

Basic Level Benefits

  • Unlimited standard admission* to the zoo for one year
  • Free or discounted admission to over 100 AZA accredited zoos and aquariums nationwide**
  • 10% discount at the AniMall Gift Shop, concessions, and mobility rentals
  • Discounts on Sundown Safari Family Camping and Zookambi Summer Camp
  • E-mail newsletter, announcing exciting happenings throughout the year!
  • Membership renewal discount if you renew online***
  • ****Special “Members Night Party” at the zoo
  • ****Discounted admissions to Zoo Nights (21 and older) events
  • Plus Additional member-only opportunities announces as they become available
*Standard admission refers to daily hours of operation on non-event days
**This discount is typically 50 percent 
***$5 off Basic; $10 off Deluxe; $15 off Premium 
**** Contingent on covid-19 situation

Deluxe Level Benefits

  • All Basic member benefits PLUS
  • Free parking for one vehicle per visit at Potter Park Zoo
  • Free admission to Boo at the Zoo (aka Fall Zootacular) and Wonderland of Lights events

Premium Level Benefits

  • All Basic and Deluxe member benefits PLUS
  • 6 One-Time-Use Guest Passes††
  • 15% Discount (instead of 10 %) at the Gift Shop† and Concessions and on mobility rentals
  • Two e-tickets to attend one**** Zoo Nights (21 and over) events
  • One Premium Member tour, offered on dates to be announced (as a group with other Premium Members)

****Contingent on covid-19 situation


Add on to any Membership

Unnamed Adult:  $15 each (up to 2 per membership)

  • “Unnamed Adult” card will be issued.
  • To add an UNNAMED GUEST CARD to an existing membership, please either call 517-342-2713 or visit the zoo’s Discovery Center.

Additional Membership Perks

Potter Park Zoo Members 20% off at the Launch Lansing!

Launch 20% off coupon for Potter Park Zoo Members