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The Annual Membership Passes pay for themselves within 3 visits to the Zoo; while the Family Annual Membership pay for themselves with only 2 visits to the Zoo. Both membership options are great gifts that keeps on giving year-round.
Annual Memberships include the following:
- Free daily admission to the Zoo (special events excluded)*
- Parking Passes**
- Free admission to the British Columbia Wildlife Park***
- Free admission to the Edmonton Valley Zoo
- Free admission to the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park and Zoo
- 10% off of all Greater Vancouver Zoo Gift Shop regular priced merchandise
- 10% off at the Greater Vancouver Zoo Food Concession
- $3.00 off admission for your guests when accompanied by you
- 20% off admission at Science World
* We are open 7 days a week March - October, and 5 days a week from November - February. We are closed December 25th and under any severe weather alerts.
** Excluding child memberships.
*** To gain free admission to the British Columbia Wildlife Park (in Kamloops), you must be a resident of British Columbia inside of the Lower Mainland of BC and present proof of your residency.
Looking for a unique experience? Consider a Behind the Scenes Animal Encounter tour at the Zoo!
You will be brought behind the scenes of some pretty amazing animal enclosures. Your choice includes: Cougars, Hippos, Red Pandas, Rhino, Ring-Tailed Lemur, and Wallabies
All Behind the Scenes Animal Encounters are based on availability and subject to change according to the animal's welfare. Please note that we are primarily a hands-off facility and do not offer opportunities to touch the animals.
Gift Cards are accepted at:
- Daily Admission
- Annual Membership
- Guest Services
- Train Station
- Grizzly Gift Shop
- Dino Den Gift Shop
**Physical Gift Cards can be purchased in-person at Guest Services and the Grizzly Gift Shop.
Ever wonder about what life is like for animals during the winter season? Are you ready to unlock your curiosity at the Greater Vancouver Zoo and become the ultimate Nature Explorer? Start your journey today with NATURE Explorers Camp by MINIMAKERS.
All your little 'ZOO MAKERS' will create and construct educational seasonal enrichment for a variety of animals, all while learning about the importance of biology, conservation, and zoology.
Kids of all ages will get hands-on and build zoo gadgets, animal models and incredible inventions of their own design. Using child-safe tools, your child will learn how to take their ideas and turn them into real creations - all the while building lifelong skills in science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM), all with a unique zoological focus only at the Greater Vancouver Zoo.
This unique experience will help contribute to the impact of conservation real as your little ZOO MAKER will learn everything there is to know about a zoo's role in preserving the natural world.
Don't miss this roaring winter adventure - MiniMakers NATURE Explorers CAMP at the Greater Vancouver Zoo!