A Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ) membership is the best way to support the outstanding wildlife conservation work of the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute and ensure your family’s experience at the Zoo is always special and enriching. Join today and contribute to the Zoo's commitment to providing leadership in animal care, science, education and sustainability.
As a valued FONZ member, you enjoy a full year of special benefits, such as free parking at certain levels, priority registration to camps and classes and exclusive access to plenty of Zoo events and activities.
Learn more about the exciting possibilities that a FONZ membership has to offer and become a member today!For more information about FONZ memberships, please call 202-633-2922 or contact us.
New: Online Account Information
If you're a FONZ member, or you've made a transaction with FONZ in the past, you now have an account—you just need to activate it. When you create a password for your new account, all of your information will be in one place, and you'll instantly be able to manage that information and renew your membership. Visit this page for step-by-step instructions, or log in using the link below.
FAVORITE FONZ MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS:
- Free parking during your visits to the Zoo
- Exclusive animal tours and previews
- Priority access to Zoo camps, classes and events
- Being a strong supporter of animal conservation