Member Appreciation Month Highlights
- Week One: August 1-7
Bring a friend for FREE. One guest per membership.
- Week Two: August 8-14
FREE unlimited rides on our Wildlife Carousel.
- Week Three: August 15-21
Grab one FREE conservation bracelet between 9-10 a.m.
- Weeks Four-Five: August 22-31
Unlimited FREE walks through TXU Energy presents Undersea Discovery.
For more information about these benefits, see the FAQ below.
Become a Member and Save
Don’t miss out on the fun during Member Appreciation Month! Visit the Zoo anytime and skip the reservations! As a member, you’ll enjoy FREE admission for 12 months while helping support animals here at the Zoo and in the wild. Your membership pays for itself in as few as two visits per year!
Share Your Recent Memories
Member, we want to hear from you! Starting in August, participate in our weekly social media giveaway by sharing a recent Zoo memory on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Every week, one lucky member will win a Houston Zoo prize for sharing their story and be featured on our social media posts. Prizes may include giraffe feeding tickets, Houston Zoo swag bags, and a membership extension.
member appreciation month faqs
Do I need to reserve a ticket for my friend to come with me?
Week of August 1-7:
You can bring one extra friend that is not usually covered by your membership level. Simply tell our Admissions staff you are bringing your friend with you while they are scanning your digital or physical membership card at the gate.
How do I get unlimited rides on the Wildlife Carousel?
Week of August 8-14:
You will need to present your proof of membership through your digital or physical membership card to get unlimited rides on the Wildlife Carousel.
How do I get my free conservation bracelet?
Week of August 15-21:
You will be able to receive it when you present your proof of membership through your digital or physical membership card upon entry. Note: Bracelets will only be handed out between 9-10 a.m.
How do I get unlimited access to TXU Energy presents Undersea Discovery?
Weeks of August 22-31:
You will need to present your proof of membership through your digital or physical membership card to get unlimited access to TXU Energy presents Undersea Discovery.