Conservation Mornings is our series of special events for WCS Members at the Conservation Supporter level and above. Join us before the zoo opens for a look at some spectacular animals and exhibits, and the opportunity to gain an insider's understanding of wildlife conservation and animal care.
Due to the popularity of this series, we announce the dates of the events as early as possible so that Members at the Conservation Supporter level and above can mark their calendars. Check this page for event updates, and look for your Conservation Mornings e-mail reminders a couple of weeks before each event. We look forward to seeing you!
2018 Conservation Mornings
Conservation Morning programs begin at 9:00am. The gate will open at approximately 8:30am. Please have your Member ID with you. Remember, these events are only available to Conservation level and above Members and the number of guests covered by their Membership.
Sheep Shearing at the Queens Zoo
Sunday, May 5
Please note there are no parking lots for the Queens Zoo. Please use street parking and read the signs carefully.
Prospect Park Zoo
Sunday, June 23
Please note there are no parking lots for the Prospect Zoo. Please use street parking and read the signs carefully.
Central Park Zoo
Sunday, August 18
Please note there are no parking lots for the Central Park Zoo. Please use street parking and read the signs carefully.
Boo at the Bronx Zoo
Sunday, October 13
Please use the Southern Boulevard entrance for this event, all other entrances will be closed.
Not a Conservation Member?
You can join or renew your Membership now, at any Conservation level and your upgraded benefits will start right away – so you can join the Mornings at the Zoo! You'll have a full 12 months, plus the remaining time on your existing Membership, to enjoy your new Conservation-level benefits.
Select your membership
Please call the Membership Department at 718-220-5112, 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday.