Gift cards may be purchased online or by calling the Minnesota Zoo at 952-431-9200 (toll free – 1-800-366-7811).

If you are interested in purchasing a gift membership (best value), please click here.

Check your gift card balance.


Gift Card Shipping Methods:

PRINT AT HOME ($0.00) – emailed to you within 15 minutes – when you select Print At Home as the Shipping Method at cart check-out.

MAILED TO YOU ($3.00) – mailed to your address. Please allow up to 1 week to receive the Gift Card(s) in the mail. Orders are generally fulfilled within 2 business days or less.

MAILED TO THE RECIPIENT ($3.00) – mailed to the recipient’s address. Please allow up to 1 week for them to receive the Gift Card(s) in the mail. Orders are generally fulfilled within 2 business days or less.


ABOUT YOUR Minnesota Zoo GIFT CARD

  • You may use your Minnesota Zoo gift card online, over the phone, or in person at the Minnesota Zoo Guest Services Desk.
  • Gift cards may be used to purchase Minnesota Zoo admission, parking, memberships, education programs, special events, stroller rentals, birthday parties and more, or may be exchanged at the Zoo for Zoo Bucks to use in the Zoo’s gift shops and restaurants.
  • Gift cards are not redeemable for cash.
  • Gift cards do not expire.


REDEEMING YOUR GIFT CARD

Online:
Enter your gift card at the Order Details screen; if your gift card does not cover the entire amount of your purchase, enter your credit card information for the balance at the Billing Information screen. The gift card code may include capital letters and a hyphen (for example, A2BC-1015438).

By Phone:
Call the Minnesota Zoo at 952-431-9200 and place your order. When it comes time to pay for your order, give your gift card number printed on your gift card.

In Person:
Visit the Minnesota Zoo Guest Services desk and present your gift card.

Zoo Bucks:
Your gift card may be exchanged for “Zoo Bucks,” which may be used at any of the Zoo’s gift stores or restaurants. Zoo Bucks are available only at the Guest Services desk and may only be redeemed in person at the Zoo; Zoo Bucks may not be used online or over the phone.