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Heart of the Zoo


We invite you to join a new and very exclusive group here at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, the Heart of the Zoo Society.  Join today!

We need a strong network of committed and passionate individuals to provide funds which will sustain quality care for our animals, facilities, gardens and for our strong educational programs.  Consistent annual operating support is the foundation of our remarkable and environmentally significant recreational park.

Heart of the Zoo Society assures this support is in place while offering the following member benefits:

  • Free annual admission for 2 adults, 4 children or grandchildren under 18, plus two free additional guests with each Zoo visit.
  • Free or discounted admission to over 140 AZA zoos and aquariums throughout the U.S.
  • Be among the first to receive press releases on Zoo happenings via e-mail.
  • Direct access to the Executive Director and Development Director for special requests.
  • Early Zoo admission with pre-arranged appointment.
  • Complimentary Behind-the-Scenes Tour for up to 10 people.
  • Exclusive annual Heart of the Zoo Society event.

Membership levels for Heart of the Zoo Society start at $1,000.  For more information call 757-4463, ext. 490 or contact (JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).