Purchase Zoo Membership

A Zoo membership includes unlimited admission for one year, discounts on education activities and special events, and discounted admission to more than 150 zoos & aquariums in the U.S. and Canada.

Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited admission for a full year to the Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History
  • 15% discount on admission for friends and family
  • Half-price admission to 150+ reciprocal zoos and aquariums across the U.S. and Canada
  • 15% discount on food and beverages on site (does not apply to ticketed events)
  • 15% discount on Gift Shop purchases
  • 15% discount on education activities (ZooCub, ZooCamp and Family ZooZnooze)
  • Free Parking
  • Members-only savings on ZooBoo and other special events
  • Free subscription to Great Plains Zoo e-News
  • Support through your membership for conservation efforts for 43 Species Survival Plans, including Amur Tigers, Eastern Black Rhinoceros and Siamang Gibbons 


Join - if you have never been a Zoo member previously, click the Join button below to complete the registration process. You will receive your new membership cards on your first visit to the Zoo.

Renew - if you have a current Zoo membership, click the Renew button below. You will be asked for your membership number. If you don’t remember your membership number, contact the Zoo at 605-367-8313 to obtain your number and complete the renewal process.

Gift Membership - if you want to give a gift membership, please call 605-367-8313 and we will be happy to assist you. Gift memberships are not available online at this time.


Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum of Natural History
805 S. Kiwanis Ave.Sioux Falls, SD 57104 - View on Map
(605) 367-7003

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