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ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY

Reciprocal Zoo List

Turtle Back Zoo (“TBZ”) participates in a reciprocal membership program with select AZA accredited zoos. The list below notes zoos participating in the national program, and does not guarantee admission to Turtle Back Zoo. Any member of another zoo on the list below is encouraged to call the Zoological Society of New Jersey, which handles membership at Turtle Back Zoo, at 973-731-5800 (ext. 241), for confirmation of membership benefits.

  • An “Individual” membership with a zoo on the list below grants only that individual member free admission to TBZ.
  • An “Individual plus One” membership with a zoo on the list below grants only those two individual members free admission to TBZ.
  • A “Family” or higher level of membership with a zoo on the list below grants the two named adult members and two children free admission to TBZ.

**Please note: Turtle Back Zoo does not have reciprocity with Bergen County Zoo.**

The following AZA accredited zoos offer free or discounted admission to members of the Zoological Society of NJ. Please call each individual institution prior to your visit to learn more about any restrictions that may apply.

You must have your current membership card and photo ID with you to enter the following reciprocal zoos:

(Please note that the list of zoos with which we have reciprocity is subject to change at any time.)

ALABAMA:

Birmingham Zoo

ALASKA:

Alaska SeaLife Center

ARIZONA:

Phoenix Zoo

Reid Park Zoo

ARKANSAS:

Little Rock Zoo

CALIFORNIA:

Charles Paddock Zoo

Sequoia Park Zoo

Fresno Chaffee Zoo

Los Angeles Zoo

Oakland Zoo

The Living Desert

Sacramento Zoo

Aquarium of the Bay

San Francisco Zoo

Happy Hollow Zoo

CuriOdyssey (formerly Coyote Point Museum)

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

Santa Ana Zoo

Santa Barbara Zoo

COLARADO:

Pueblo Zoo

CONNECTICUT:

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo

DELAWARE:

Brandywine Zoo

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:

Smithsonian National Zoological Park

FLORIDA:

Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

Brevard Zoo

Zoo Miami

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Mote Marine Aquarium

Saint Augustine Alligator Farm

Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo

The Florida Aquarium

Palm Beach Zoo

GEORGIA:

Chehaw Wild Animal Park

Zoo Atlanta

IDAHO:

Zoo Boise

Idaho Falls at Tautphaus Park Zoo

ILLINOIS:

Miller Park Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo

Scovill Zoo

Peoria Zoo

Henson Robinson Zoo

Cosley Zoo

INDIANA:

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

Potawatomi Zoo

IOWA:

Blank Park Zoo

Nat’l Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

KANSAS:

David Traylor Zoo of Emporia

Lee Richardson Zoo

Hutchinson Zoo

Sunset Zoo

Rolling Hills Zoo

Topeka Zoological Park

Sedgwick County Zoo

KENTUCKY:

Louisville Zoological Garden

LOUISIANA:

Alexandria Zoo

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo

MARYLAND:

Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

Salisbury Zoo

MASSACHUSETTS:

Capron Park Zoo

Franklin Park Zoo (Zoo New England)

Museum of Science

Buttonwood Park Zoo

Stone Zoo (Zoo New England)

MICHIGAN:

Binder Park Zoo

Detroit Zoological Society

John Ball Zoological Garden

Potter Park Zoological Gardens

The Children’s Zoo at Celebration Square

MINNESOTA:

Minnesota Zoo

Lake Superior Zoo

Como Park Zoo

MISSISSIPPI:

Jackson Zoological Park

MISSOURI:

Endangered Wolf Center

Kansas City Zoo

Sea Life Aquarium

Saint Louis Zoo

Dickerson Park Zoo

MONTANA:

Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center

NEBRASKA:

Lincoln Children’s Zoo

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium

Riverside Discovery Center

NEW HAMPSHIRE:

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

NEW JERSEY:

Cape May County Park and Zoo

NEW MEXICO:

Alameda Park Zoo

Albuquerque BioPark (ABQ BioPark)

Living Desert Zoo & Gardens State Park

NEW YORK:

Buffalo Zoo

Trevor Zoo

Seneca Park Zoo

Staten Island Zoo

Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park

NORTH CAROLINA:

North Carolina Zoological Park

Western North Carolina Nature Center

Greensboro Science Center

North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher

North Carolina Aquarium at Roanoke Island

NORTH DAKOTA:

Dakota Zoo

Red River Zoo

Roosevelt Park Zoo

Chahinkapa Zoo

OHIO:

Akron Zoological Park

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

The Wilds

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery

African Safari Wildlife Park

The Toledo Zoo

OKLAHOMA:

Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden

Tulsa Zoo

OREGON:

Oregon Zoo

Wildlife Safari

PENNSYLVANIA:

Erie Zoological Society

ZOOAMERICA North American Wildlife Park

Elmwood Park Zoo

Philadelphia Zoo

National Aviary

Lehigh Valley Zoo

RHODE ISLAND:

Roger Williams Park Zoo

SOUTH CAROLINA:

Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

Greenville Zoo

SOUTH DAKOTA:

Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum

Bramble Park Zoo

TENNESSEE:

Chattanooga Zoo at Warner Park

Zoo Knoxville

The Memphis Zoo

Nashville Zoo, Inc.

TEXAS:

Abilene Zoological Gardens

Gladys Porter Zoo

Texas State Aquarium

Dallas Zoo

El Paso Zoo

Houston Zoo

Ellen Trout Zoo

San Antonio Zoo

Caldwell Zoo

Cameron Park Zoo

UTAH:

Utah’s Hogle Zoo

Tracy Aviary

VIRGINIA:

Virginia Zoo

Mill Mountain Zoo

WASHINGTON:

Woodland Park Zoo

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

WEST VIRGINIA:

Oglebay’s Good Zoo

WISCONSIN:

International Crane Foundation

NEW Zoo

Henry Vilas Zoo

Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens

Racine Zoological Gardens

CANADA:

Calgary Zoo

Granby Zoo

Toronto Zoo

MEXICO:

Parque Zoologico de Leon