Adopt a Species

Adopt a species! Support the care of 2,000 animals at the National Zoo and the Smithsonian Conservation and Biology Institute in Front Royal, Virginia.

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Visitor Information 202.633.4888
Special Events 202.633.3067
Join FONZ 202.633.3034
Media Information 202.633.4085

Frequently Asked Questions

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Membership Programs

Join FONZ 202.633.3034
Adopt a Species Email
Birthday Parties Email
Classes Email
Camps Email
Membership Services Email
Snore and Roar Email
Corporate Membership 202.633.3026

Executive Office

Robert J. Lamb
Executive Director
Executive Office Fax 202.673.4738
Development 202.633.3027
Marketing 202.633.3046

Department of Education, Events, and Volunteer Services

Volunteer Information 202.633.3025
Education Programs/Materials 202.633.4455
Event Sponsorship 202.633.3046
Host Special Events:
Private Parties and Picnics
Fax 202.673.0241

Guest Services

General Phone Number 202.633.4480
Raff Seymour
Services, Entertainment, Event Parking
Rick Reichley
Bus Reservations

Merchandise/National Zoo Stores

Online National Zoo Store
Phone 202.633.4459
Buyer 202.633.4460
Fax 202.673.4697

Human Resources

Phone 202.633.3085
Fax 202.633.6659

Food Services

Phone 202.633.3095
Fax 202.633.7011

Communications Office/Smithsonian Zoogoer

Smithsonian Zoogoer
Peter Winkler
Smithsonian Zoogoer Editor
Smithsonian Zoogoer Advertising

Business Office

Phone 202.633.4271
Fax 202.673.4890

Mailing Address

Be sure to note in the address the appropriate department and/or staff person you would like to receive your mail.
Please note: Our mailing address has changed.

Friends of the National Zoo
P.O. Box 37012 MRC 5516
Washington, DC 20013-7012