Become an Annual Member and enjoy a range of great benefits
By becoming an Annual Member of our zoos you will be supporting the vital conservation work that we do as well as having the opportunity to visit us as often as you like. Take a look at the great benefits of being an Annual Member..
Free entry all year
Enjoy discounts in all three restaurants and gift shops (restrictions apply).
Keep up to date with all that's happening with our regular Zoo News magazine. In addition, sign up for the monthly e-newsletter via the Paignton Zoo website.
Adult members will receive a car sticker and children will receive a zoo themed ruler.
We run a fabulous programme of events and activities throughout the year, and you will receive discounts and priority booking on selected events.
Junior members may join the Gibbon Club and Guerrilla Gorillas at Paignton Zoo and the Meerkat Mob and Zoo Cadets at Newquay Zoo, they can also attend various exclusive events throughout the year and receive discounts on the Living Coasts Summer Explorer School.
Free entry to other Zoos
On production of your membership card, you can enjoy free and discounted entry to the following zoos around the country.
- Chester Zoo
- Colchester Zoo
- Dublin Zoo
- Edinburgh Zoo
- Fota Wildlife Park
- Highland Wildlife Park
- Marwell Wildlife
- Twycross Zoo
Please note: Each Zoo may have their own terms and conditions of entry. Please check with the individual zoos before you visit.
Excellent reference library
Exclusive access to thousands of fascinating natural history books housed in Paignton Zoo's library. Please check with the librarian for opening times.
If you are visiting any of our zoos with friends or family who aren't members, they can now buy their tickets on-line – this will save time queuing at Paignton Zoo!
All benefits are correct at time of going to press, are subject to change and may be withdrawn at any time. A full list of benefits will be sent to you with your Annual Membership card.
- Please ensure that you have your membership card with you at the time of your visit. If you forget your card, you will be refused entry unless you pay the full entry fee, which is non-refundable.
- Take care of your card. If you lose your card, you will be charged a replacement fee of £2 per card.
- If you move house, remember to tell us. This will ensure that you receive Zoo News and notice to renew your membership.
- Please note: Annual memberships are not transferable or refundable once purchased.
|Annual Membership costs
(Prices valid until 31st March 2014)
|Child (3 - 15 years)||£33.50|
|Adult partner (2 adults living at the same address)||£87.50|
|Family (2 adults & up to 3 children)||£140.00|
Disabled members pay the appropriate membership fee as above and carers are admitted free. Membership cards are NOT issued to carers thus enabling any carer to accompany the Annual Member at any time.
Please note: Digital photographs will be taken and printed on to individual membership cards. Membership cards are NOT TRANSFERABLE. Lost or stolen cards will be cancelled and replaced at a nominal charge of £2 per card.