• Free, unlimited zoo admission to Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo. Be among the first to view a new exhibit, or just stop by to see the new babies. When you’re a zoo member, you get in as many times as you wish to for one full year from the date of purchase.
  • 10% discount on Gift purchases. From cuddly stuffed animals to beautiful full color T-shirts to one of a kind original artwork, you’ll find hundreds of animal related items in our 2400 sq. ft. gift shop.
  • 20% discount off your guests’ admission when they visit with you. What a great way to spend the day when friends or family visit!
  • One ticket to each of our interactive experiences at the zoo.  Safari Ride, Parakeet Feeding and Camel Ride.**
  • Use of the Members Entrance – quick entry
  • Discounts and early registry for event and Birthday Parties.
  • Discounts or Free admission to attend popular Zoo events.
  • Free or discounted admission to dozens of other zoos and aquariums across the country.
  • Free subscription to “Encounters” our e-newsletter.
  • Invitation to our Annual Members Appreciation Day.
  • Extra discount at our annual November Holiday / Inventory reduction gift sale.
  • Memberships are fully or partially tax-deductible
  • Plus, your membership helps the Zoo inspire conservation and care for the over 500 inhabitants that call the CWP home.
** These activities are offered from May-September. Please contact the membership office to confirm days and times





Annual Memberships


Adults $60.00
Seniors / Military (with appropriate I.D.) $54.00
Children $37.00
Family Membership $174.00 (Save $20)

(2 Adults + 2 Children) Need to Add a child? Add more children for $32 per child


All memberships are non-transferable and non-refundable.


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