FOZ Memberships & Special Packages

Become A Friend of Scovill Zoo!

Get the inside scoop on Scovill Zoo! You’ll hear about all the latest events, educational programs and special exhibits before anyone else. Your Friend of the Zoo membership also gives you free zoo admittance, savings at other AZA zoos, subscription to our Critter Chatter newsletter…and helps conservation and outreach efforts at Scovill Zoo! For more information or to purchase your FOZ membership, call 217/421-7435 today!

2015 FOZ Membership Fees

Individual Membership: $40.00/year
Grandparent Membership: $40.00/year
Family Membership: $78.00/year

Membership Benefits

  • FREE Zoo Admission every day of the regular season
  • FREE or reduced admission to 155+ zoos (View 2015 Reciprocal Zoos List here)
  • Discounts on Zootique Gift Shop merchandise
  • Discount on Birthday Party Packages
  • Subscription to Critter Chatter zoo newsletter
  • Invitation to our Members’ Only picnic
  • Reduced rate for train and carousel rides

Click here for a 2015 Friend of the Zoo membership form!

$20 Zoo Fun Pack ($27 value)

Zoo Fun Packs make great gifts for your favorite animal lovers!

• 2 admission tickets
• 2 Endangered Species Carousel tickets
• 2 snow cone tickets
• 4 Z.O. & O. Express Train tickets

$100 Unlimited Rides Pass

Have you ever wanted to ride the Z.O. & O. Express Train and Endangered Species Carousel without buying tickets each time you visit the zoo? When you purchase a Friend of the Zoo Family Membership, you can now add on unlimited train and carousel rides for one full year…for just $100! For details, call 421-7435.