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Welcome to the Zoological Society of New Jersey's online store.
Membership includes:
  • Unlimited Free Admission to the Zoo for one year.
  • 15% off the total Aramark catering bill for events hosted at Turtle Back Zoo, Codey Arena, or Verona Boathouse (some restrictions may apply).
  • 15% off any purchase inside Savanna Café during the months of April and October, as part of Aramark's Member Appreciation Months.
  • 15% discount at the Turtle Back Zoo Gift Shop.
  • 15% discount for education programs (camps excluded).
  • Early registration for select educational programming.
  • Exclusive exhibit previews and members-only events including Meet the Keepers, Member Mornings and Member Late Nights.
  • Early registration and discounts on Zoological Society of New Jersey events, including Brew at the Zoo and New Exhibit Grand Opening Celebrations.
  • Reciprocal privileges with more than 110 affiliated zoos and aquariums across the country.
  • Free subscription to the Society's newsletters, Zoo News and Turtle Talk.
  • Discounts and offers from our business partners.
FAQs are in the Customer Service Link at the bottom of the page.

Price: $120.00
One Named Adult.


Price: $75.00
Student and Senior memberships can only be purchased in person at the zoo as ID needs to be verified for the discounted rate. 

Individual Plus One
Price: $145.00
Two Named Adults or One Named Adult and One Child.

Price: $170.00
Two Named Adults and up to Four Children.

Family Plus Caregiver
Price: $190.00
Two Named Adults, up to Four Children, and One Unnamed Adult.

Price: $225.00
Two Named Adults, up to Six Children, and up to Two Guests per visit.

Membership includes everything mentioned above, plus:
  • Reusable Tote
  • Printed Animal Art Greeting Cards

All memberships are subject to entry requirements made by the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo. The full list of entry requirements are listed here.