your ticket to ANOTHER WORLD
‘Tis the season to become a Zoo Knoxville member and secure your passport to adventure! Whether the membership is for yourself or you’re planning to gift it to a loved one, purchasing a membership guarantees a year of unforgettable animal encounters as you join us on a conservation journey.
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Give the gift of Experience
Every visit is a new habitat story across Asia, Africa, Cuba and beyond—but you’ll also get so much more! Besides helping save animals from extinction and learning about tigers, gibbons, cuban crocs and more, our membership comes with fantastic perks: FREE parking, VIP members-only nights for special events, exclusive previews, discounts on food & drinks, reduced and free admission to over 130 AZA zoos and aquariums, and more.
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Explore Lost Legends
Learn more about the dinos before you see them in person!
wildly fun facts
Zoo Knoxville is proud to be the Red Panda Capital of the World. With more than 110 births, More red pandas have been born here than at any other zoo in the world.
Giraffes evolved an ability to adapt to a variety of ecosystems. They are most often found in savanna/woodland habitats, but range widely throughout Africa.
The population of Radiated tortoises has plummeted by 75% in the last 20 years due to habitat loss, poaching for the pet trade and for human consumption. Your Membership helps save them and their habitat.
a year of wild fun
Access an entire year of wild fun by becoming a Zoo Member. Every zoo visit is an opportunity to engage in unique educational experiences and create lasting memories. If you visit twice a year or more, your membership pays for itself!
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daytime admission and parking
members-only after-hour event access
discounts on food, drinks, merchandise, and more!