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Gift Memberships


Give the Zoo

Essex County Turtle Back Zoo membership makes a perfect gift.  The Zoological Society of New Jersey has a variety of membership levels available, so there’s sure to be a level that’s perfect for that special person or family on your list. Zoo membership is the gift experience that keeps giving all year long!

Members become part of our Zoo family, sharing in each new Zoo endeavor while their membership fee provides vital support for the improvement of the Zoo and the well-being of the animals in our care.

New this year- Gift Recipients choose when to redeem the certificate to start their membership!!

Give A Gift Now

To purchase a gift membership, please follow the instructions below:

  1. Visit our online store here.
  2. Select the Membership Level you would like to gift.
  3. Enter the name of the recipient on the next page and select “Continue”.
  4. If you would like to purchase more than one gift membership, select “Back to Shopping”.
  5. Repeat steps one through three.
  6. Visit your cart to check out and complete your gift purchase(s).

Please Note: The email address you enter will be the one to receive the gift membership, please make sure it is a valid email address.

If you have any questions, you may contact our office at 973-731-5800 (ext. 241).