Affordable Family Fun for a Whole Year!


A family membership pays for itself in only 2 ½ visits! A Zoo membership includes free admission for one year, discounts on education activities and special events, and free or discounted admission to over 150 zoos & aquariums in the U.S. and Canada.
 

Membership Benefits

  • Free, unlimited admission to the Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History for one year.
  • 15% discount at the Gift Shop.
  • 15% discount on education activities.
  • Special savings on Zoo events.
  • 15% discount at the Maasai Market Café.
  • Free or discounted admission to over 150 other reciprocal zoos and aquariums across the country.
  • The satisfaction of helping the Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History foster a greater understanding our natural world through education, conservation, recreation and discovery.
     

Membership Plans

New memberships and Renewal memberships can be purchased at the Zoo or online or by completing the Membership Application and sending it in.

Gift memberships are not available online at this time. If you would like to purchase a gift membership please visit the Zoo or call 605-367-8313 and we will be happy to assist you.

 

 

Family or Grandparent Membership

$79.95 + tax
Includes Zoo membership benefits for up to two adults and up to six dependent youths between the ages of 2 and 18, OR two adults and up to six grandchildren between the ages of 2 and 18. Additional youths may be added for $9 each if the six-dependent limit is exceeded.

Individual Membership

$38.95 + tax

Includes Zoo membership benefits for one adult only.

 

Individual + One Child Membership

$47.95 + tax
Includes Zoo membership benefits for one adult and one child between the ages of 2 and 18.

 

Patron Membership

$125 + tax
Includes Zoo membership benefits for any category listed above plus four complimentary single admission tickets to distribute to friends, family or the charity of your choice.

 

Benefactor Membership

$275 + tax
Includes Zoo membership benefits for any category listed above plus 10 complimentary single admission tickets to distribute to friends, family or the charity of your choice and reduced prices for pre-paid admission tickets.

 

Director’s Gold Circle Membership

$550 + tax
Includes Zoo membership benefits for any category listed above plus 20 complimentary single admission tickets to distribute to friends, family or the charity of choice, copies of each issue of the Zoo’s member email and reduced prices for pre-paid admission tickets.