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 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 generous donations are critical in providing an exceptional Zoo experience as well as fighting extinction in Minnesota and around the world. Various donation levels are available.

Animal Sponsorship

Animal Sponsorships make great birthday, anniversary and graduation gifts that directly contribute to the conservation of wild animals. Various package levels available.

Fish Smart

Download the Seafood Watch Wallet Card so you can make ocean-friendly seafood choices. Or visit local restaurants who are Fish Smart partners. Together we can increase awareness of sustainable seafood choices available in Minnesota.

Corporate Sponsorship

The Minnesota Zoo is a top family attraction in our state, hosting approximately 1.3 million visitors annually


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.


Are you a young professional, passionate about conservation issues and interested in connecting with other like-minded individuals?

Biodiversity is Us

The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums is getting people to act to preserve the world’s decreasing biodiversity. Learn More.