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Visit the Zoo anytime and skip the reservations with a RWPZoo membership! Just show your digital membership card and a photo ID at any ticket booth for entry on the day of your visit. (This does not apply to education programs and special after-hours events)

As a member, you’ll enjoy FREE admission for 12 months while making a difference for wildlife locally and globally. Whether you are a grandparent, parent, couple or individual, there is something for everyone. So don’t hesitate – join the Zoo – where it’s Always an Adventure!

Membership Levels


Family Plus

Member benefits for 2 adults in same household & up to 4 children. PLUS, 1 free guest each visit!


Member benefits for 1 adult.



Individual Plus

Member benefits for 1 named adult and 1 guest.

Family or Grandparent

Member benefits for 2 adults in same household & up to 4 children or grandchildren.

Friends & Family

Member benefits for 2 adults in same household & up to 4 children. PLUS, 2 free guests each visit!

Friends & Family Plus

Member benefits for 2 adults in same household & up to 4 children. PLUS, 4 free guests each visit! .

All Memberships Include

Unlimited free daytime admission for one year!

Access to a downloadable digital membership card on the App Store or Google Play

Discounts on: Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular, Holiday Lights Spectacular, and select seasonal offerings

Savings on education and family programs, including ZooCamp

Free subscriptions to: WILD Magazine and Zoo News monthly e-newsletter

Free parking

Additional Info

Questions? Email or call (401) 785-3510 ext. 375. For Library Membership Program Questions, please email or call (401) 785-3510 ext. 338


Join our Library Pass Program

Join today to receive EXCLUSIVE discount codes that help your patrons save on daytime zoo tickets! Unlike most discounts, our Library Pass discount is valid during peak periods, including weekends, holidays, and school vacations.

For questions, please feel free to contact Thank you!

Have Your Card On The Go

Download the eMembership Card app on the App Store or Google Play Store, under institutions select Roger Williams Park Zoo. Click “Find my membership cards,” enter your last name and the phone number used when purchasing – then start using your card!

two mobile phones graphic showing the emembership card app and what the mobile membership site looks like.

Zoo Guardian Memberships

Our Zoo Guardian Society members are committed to wildlife conservation and are the Zoo’s most dedicated and visionary supporters.  They provide annual membership donations of $500 or more.

Your support and dedication, as a Zoo Guardian, makes a critical impact on the Zoo’s core mission and programs. Also enjoy exclusive benefits including VIP invitations to new exhibit openings, Zoo passes to share with friends and family, VIP event receptions, and behind-the-scenes tours.

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