President's Associates

President's Associates - $1,000

President’s Associates enjoy a close relationship with the Zoological Society and its president, and feel a deep sense of responsibility in protecting endangered wildlife and enhancing the quality of the San Diego Zoo and the Safari Park. They are in the company of like-minded friends who share their commitment to the animals.

One adult with two accompanying guests OR two adults in the same household with four accompanying guests.

  • Personalized membership card for unlimited admission to the San Diego Zoo and Safari Park and up to four accompanying guests per visit for one year.*
  • Four free guest passes each good for 1-Day Pass to the Zoo or Safari Park.*
  • Free Priority Boarding for the Bus Tour at the Zoo and Africa Tram at the Safari Park for you and up to four accompanying guests per visit.
  • Unlimited Skyfari at the Zoo for you and up to four accompanying guests per visit.
  • Free Preferred Parking at the Safari Park.
  • VIP invitations to exhibit dedications.
  • Special Member Appreciation Day at the Safari Park.
  • Special early hours at the Zoo — In recognition of your contribution and participation in the President's Associates Club, you're invited to enter the Zoo early from 8 to 8:45 a.m. the second Saturday of each month.
  • Early admission to the Safari Park — On four Saturdays of the year, you can enter the Park before the general public. This opportunity is only available to members like you and it's available at no additional cost to you.
  • WildPerks™: Show your membership card and get 15% off food, merchandise and more!
  • Special Insider Alerts with Zoo and Safari Park updates
  • Kudu Connections newsletter with unique stories and information.
  • ZOONOOZ subscription ($25 value).
  • Points of Pride — Our annual photo book illustrating the past year’s highlights and successes made possible through your generosity.
  • Saving Species — This publication shares the dramatic stories and latest advances in science and technology used to rescue species from the brink of extinction.
  • Wildlife Hero Talks — These engaging online conversations provide you with the opportunity to hear directly from our key conservationists about the projects taking place to save animals around the world.
  • President's Clubs activities throughout the year.

*Each President’s Associates member receives a personalized membership card for unlimited admission to the San Diego Zoo and Safari Park along with two accompanying guests, per cardholder, per visit.

Please note that the estimated fair market value of President's Associates benefits is $358.

* Please note: For online orders, our system requires a minimum of 48 hours to process guest admission coupons.

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