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BECOME A MEMBER AND JOIN THE FRIENDS!

The Friends offer a variety of membership choices, each tailored to meet your family size and visitation habits.

Members of the Friends of the Bergen County Zoo receive special members only benefits as well as a full year of FREE admission to the zoo. Members also enjoy reduced or free admission to over 130 zoos and aquariums nationwide!

Individual Membership

  • Unlimited free admission to the Bergen County Zoo (no waiting on lines)

  • Unlimited free or discounted admission to over 130 zoos & aquariums nationwide

  • 10% discount on all gift shop purchases

  • Invitations to members-only programming

  • Preferred ticket purchasing for special events like ZooBoo

  • Discount admission for special seasonal exhibits

  • Invitation to annual Members Only Night at the Zoo

$35

Dual Membership

  • All the benefits of an Individual Member for two people living at the same address

$50

Family Membership

  • Intended for 2 adults & up to 4 children in the household

  • All the benefits of an Individual Member for 2 adults and up to 4 children under 18 years of age

$75

Sustaining Membership

  • Intended for 2 adults & up to 4 children in the household

  • All the benefits of a Family Membership 

  • 5 free annual guest passes (must be accompanied by a zoo member)

  • Personalized certificate

$100

Contributing Membership

  • Intended for 2 adults & up to 4 children in the household

  • All the benefits of a Family Membership 

  • 10 free annual guest passes (must be accompanied by a zoo member)

  • Special Zoo Gift

$150

HOW DO I BECOME A MEMBER?

ONLINE

Our memberships are currently maintained using Communitypass.net. Simply click the button below to create a free account. 

 

Create a free account (make sure to add everyone you want on the membership)

And register for the Membership that suits you best!

All new memberships and renewals will be processed through CommunityPass. 

If you are already on CommunityPass, you can simply add "Friends of the Bergen County Zoo, NJ" to your account.

If you do not have a CommunityPass account, you can create one by going on to CommunityPass here and following the instructions.

CommunityPass will allow you to safely and securely register you and your family for memberships and special member events online.

Your privacy is important to us, nothing will be shared.

MAIL

 

 

216 Forest Ave

Paramus, NJ 07652

Please No Cash through the mail!

IN-PERSON

Or sometimes the classic way is best and drop it off next time you visit!

You may drop it off in the Main Zoo Office M-F 10am - 4pm

or the Education and Discovery Center 7 days a week from 11am - 4pm

For the most current listing of participating zoos and aquariums, click here:

Participation is subject to change. Please contact the Zoo or Aquarium you plan to visit BEFORE your visit.

*Jenkinson's Aquarium and Turtleback Zoo does NOT reciprocate our membership*

All Covid-19 restrictions are lifted for the Bergen County Zoological Park

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