The Minnesota Zoo is devoted to becoming a state, national, and international leader in wildlife conservation and environmental education but we need your help. There are many ways you can get involved to support the Zoo and our mission.


Join us today and enjoy an entire year of free admission, promotions, and exclusive events. You’ll support the animals at the Zoo and conservation efforts.


Your generosity helps create life-changing Zoo experiences, provide exceptional animal care, and save animals in the wild.

Animal Sponsorship

An Animal Sponsorships is the perfect gift for the animal lover who has everything! They’re also a great project for clubs, troops, and classrooms. Proceeds go directly to the Zoo’s animal food budget.

Corporate Sponsorship

Through your gift, your company will reach more than 1,000,000 guests annually, support the state’s largest environmental learning center and support a leader in wildlife conservation.

Take Action

The mission of the Minnesota Zoo is to connect people, animals and the natural world to save wildlife. Learn more about actions you can take to support the Zoo and to help animals in the wild.


Volunteers make a difference at the Minnesota Zoo! Opportunities abound for teenagers through senior-agers looking for fun, unique and interesting volunteer positions.

Contact Us

General information, questions, comments or feedback are gladly welcomed.


The Minnesota Zoo Student Internship Program is designed to provide technical or college level student interns with practical learning experiences.

Travel with the Zoo

Travel to unique and beautiful places, close to home and across the globe, with a Zoo professional at your side.