When you purchase a zoo membership, you are joining Friends of Columbian Park Zoo. FOCPZ works hard to provide the zoo with the necessary finances and community contacts to ensure the quality of life of Zoo animals. Through education and conservation awareness, we strive to create, promote and maintain awareness of the Zoo for all in the Greater Lafayette Area.
Does not include Zoo Education discounts or benefits.
Discounts & Benefits
All members are provided with a membership card which garners discounted, often free, admission and discounts at reciprocal zoos around the country. A list of these reciprocal zoos will be provided to members yearly. You also will enjoy the following benefits:
Columbian Park Zoo gift shop discount
Discounts on select Zoo Education Programs
Discounts on select zoo events
E-newsletters to learn what's new at the zoo
Partially tax deductible membership dues
The zoo has counted on the support of the community since opening in 1908. Supporting the Friends of the Columbian Park Zoo organization is a commitment to the future of the zoo, and ensures its continued success and development for years to come. Friends of Columbian Park Zoo is instrumental in supporting the implementation of the Columbian Park Zoo Master Plan, which will enhance the overall zoo experience for the Greater Lafayette Community.