Wildlife Conservation Society
Memberships

Premium Memberships

Premium Memberships include unlimited access to all premium attractions (Children's Zoo, 4-D Theater, Bug Carousel, Congo Gorilla Forest, JungleWorld, Zoo Shuttle, Wild Asia Monorail, and Butterfly Garden) at the Bronx Zoo plus free parking at the Bronx Zoo and New York Aquarium.*

Family Premium Membership

$195

Includes admission for 2 adults, all children under 18 in the household, and a guest for one year.

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Dual Premium Membership

$125

Includes admission for 2 people for one year.

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Tickets

Unlimited Admission

Bronx Zoo, NY Aquarium, Central Park Zoo, Queens Zoo, and Prospect Park Zoo

Parking

Free Parking

For the duration of your stay at Bronx Zoo and NY Aquarium*
(Not included in Basic Memberships)

Phone

Instant Access

Print your temporary Membership card or display it on your smartphone

Tickets
Unlimited Admission
Parking
Free Parking
(Not included in Basic Memberships)
Phone
Instant Access
  • Invitations to Members' Evenings at the Bronx Zoo
  • Discount at the Central Park Zoo and New York Aquarium 4-D Theaters
  • 10% discount at select gift shops at the Bronx Zoo, New York Aquarium, and Central Park Zoo
  • 10% discount at select restaurants at the Bronx Zoo, New York Aquarium, and Central Park Zoo
  • Discounts on Education programs and courses
  • Free wildlife t-shirt

Basic Memberships

Includes unlimited general admission to all WCS facilities. Premium attractions and parking not included.

Family Membership - $155 / year
Includes admission for 2 adults and all children under 18 in the household for one year.
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Individual Membership - $75 / year
Includes admission for 1 adult for one year.
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Conservation Memberships

In addition to admission to all 5 WCS facilities, Conservation Memberships include unlimited access to all premium attractions (Children's Zoo, 4-D Theater, Bug Carousel, Congo Gorilla Forest, JungleWorld, Zoo Shuttle, Wild Asia Monorail, and Butterfly Garden) at the Bronx Zoo plus free parking at the Bronx Zoo and New York Aquarium.*

Supporter - $295 / year
Includes two adults, their children up to age 18, and a guest
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Fellow - $525 / year
Includes two adults, their children up to age 18, and three additional guests (for a total of 5 adults).
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Partner -$800 / year
Includes two adults, their children up to age 18, and three additional guests (for a total of 5 adults).
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Patron - $1,500+ / year
Includes two adults, their children up to age 18, and three additional guests (for a total of 5 adults).
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For information on WCS IDNYC Membership, go to bronxzoo.com/idnyc.

WCS Members at all levels can join online and immediately print out a temporary Membership card. Simply present your temporary Membership card or e-mail order confirmation (printed or easily displayed on a smartphone), along with a valid photo ID, at the parking and entrance gates for all applicable benefits.

Individual and Family Memberships are valid for park admission only. Dual Premium, Family Premium, and Conservation level Memberships include unlimited access to 8 Bronx Zoo attractions (not including Camel Ride). Individual, Family, Dual Premium, and Family Premium Members receive a discount on tickets to the 4-D Theaters at Central Park Zoo ($4 Member/$7 non-Member) and the New York Aquarium ($3 Member/$6 non-Member). Conservation-level Members have free access to these attractions.

Please allow 2-3 weeks to receive your permanent Membership materials and T-shirt coupon. Conservation Supporter/Fellow/Partner Members will receive their We Stand for WildlifeSM water bottle separately by mail. Conservation Patrons will receive their permanent Membership cards within one week.

*Free on-site parking is not included in Individual or Family Memberships. Free parking for all other Membership levels is subject to availability, and limited to one car per Membership per day. Premium and Conservation Supporter parking benefit does not apply to Preferred Parking at Fountain Circle.

Dual Premium and Family Premium Members parking benefits: Bronx Zoo - free all day; New York Aquarium - free for the first two hours of your visit, then discounted duration-based fees apply. Does not include Preferred Parking at the Bronx Zoo's Fountain Circle.

Conservation Supporter parking benefits: Bronx Zoo – free all day; New York Aquarium – free during regular park hours. Does not include Preferred Parking at the Bronx Zoo's Fountain Circle.

Conservation Fellow and Conservation Partner Members: Bronx Zoo – free all day; New York Aquarium – free during regular park hours. Free Preferred Parking on weekends in the Bronx Zoo's Fountain Circle. Reservations are not accepted.

Note: If you recently purchased your Membership online or by phone, you must provide proof of Membership at the parking gate. Present your temporary Membership card or email confirmation (printed, or easily displayed on a smartphone) and a valid photo ID at the parking gate.

Members are not guaranteed parking. Parking on WCS premises is done at your own risk. WCS is not responsible for stolen or damaged property.

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