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  • cockatoo
  • rhino
  • skink
  • lemur

Member Resources


Member Appreciation Event

As a thank you for your support, we invite our members to join us for an afterhours member-only event! We invite you to adventure behind-the-scenes to view the Giraffe indoor quarters and listen to animal “tales” from our keepers! The event also includes a complimentary snack at the Zambezi River Lodge.
When: Sunday, August 26
Time: 5:30-7:30
RSVP by August 20 here: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=zcqv7aqab&oeidk=a07efhqrycs714b428d

Zoo La La

Lions, Libations, and Live Music! Join us for our largest fundraising event to support the  Peoria Zoo! Be there for exclusive behind-the-scenes experiences, up-close animal encounters, and chats with our animal experts. Guests will enjoy a progressive dinner with culinary delights, libations, and entertainment.
When: Saturday, September 22, 2018
Time: 5:30-10:00pm
Learn more here:  



Member Mornings

Want to beat the crowd and catch a special  glimpse of the Zoo early in the morning? Then join us for our monthly Member Mornings!  Peoria Zoo Members can enter the Zoo an hour early at 9:00 am to see the animals as they venture out into their exhibits for the day.
When: First Monday of each month.
Time: 9:00-10:00 am (gates open to public at 10:00 am).
Fee: FREE – Members Only


Add your picture to your Membership Profile!

Peoria Zoo members can now add their photograph to their membership profile for a faster check-in process! Upcoming photograph opportunities are listed on the PDF below. If you cannot make a photograph time, you can send in a picture. Information about that is also located on the PDF. Members are always required to bring their membership card for entrance. If you have your photo in our system, a photo ID will no longer be required.

member cardMember Reminders

To make the best of each Zoo visit, remember to always have your membership card and photo ID on hand for entrance to the Zoo.
As a member, it is more likely that you will stop by for a quick visit towards the end of the day.  Remember that the last admission is at 4:30pm.

schnuckscommunitySchnucks Community Card

Do you shop at Schnucks? If so, you can help support the Zoo! Schnucks will make a contribution to PZS for a portion all your purchases year-round! It is free to sign up and doesn't cost you anything. 

To sign up or for more information, contact PZS at 309-681-3500 or pzs@peoriaparks.org.

Membership Documents