Bronx Zoo
2022 Holiday Gift Guide

This holiday season, the Bronx Zoo has all your gift needs covered. From symbolically adopting an animal to meeting one up-close, you’re sure to find the perfect presents for the animal lovers in your life.

Symbolic Animal Adoption

Make a difference for animals and create a special connection.

Symbolic Animal Adoption

Adopt an animal on behalf of a friend or family member and they’ll receive a plush, animal fact card, and an adoption certificate. Choose from a fennec fox, snow leopard cub, three-toed sloth, tiger cub, snowy owl, giraffe baby, red panda, black-footed penguin, alpaca, gorilla, or harbor seal!

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Give 365 days' worth of wildlife adventures to your friends and family

Get 15% off thru 12/26!

Gift Membership

Give the gift of Membership and your loved one will enjoy a whole year of adventure at the Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, Queens Zoo, and Prospect Park Zoo. Complete the wildlife fun by adding the NY Aquarium.

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Use code TISTHESEASON15 to receive 15% off a WCS Membership!*

Virtual Membership

As part of our virtual community, your loved one will receive access to exclusive online zoo and aquarium animal experiences, plus a t-shirt, pin, and tote bag. They’ll also get a cuddly surprise animal plush gift. Will it be a bison? A tiger? A giraffe? Only their mailbox will give away the surprise.

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Wild Encounters

Learn all about amazing animals directly from their keepers.

Wild Encounters

At the Bronx Zoo, your loved ones can get up close and personal with sloths, cheetahs, foxes, and many more amazing animals.

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Virtual Wild Encounters

No matter where you are, you, your friends and family can connect virtually with amazing animals and the dedicated experts who look after them. On a Zoo Zoom you’ll enjoy 15 minutes face-to-face with your favorite animals and their keepers.

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Holiday Virtual Meet and Greet

During this popular 30-minute live, online program participants spend time with their favorite keepers from Animal planet’s the zoo. Ask questions in real time and learn about caring for animals from the experts. Choose among 9 winter break sessions to travel the world of wildlife from the comfort of home! Featured species include kangaroo, cheetah, warthog, and sloth – plus two additional surprise animal guests each session.

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Give them a passport to animal adventures.

Gift Tickets

Help your friends and family discover their wild sides with Bronx Zoo gift tickets! They’ll explore over 265 acres of our beautiful park, and connect with the animals they love: tigers, gorillas, rhinos, giraffes - more than 9,000 species from tiny toads to big cats!

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Holiday Lights Tickets

Give the gift of a perfect holiday evening. The Bronx Zoo’s seasonal celebration returns, bigger and brighter than ever, with animal lantern safaris, ice-carving demonstrations, holiday treats, wildlife theater, stilt walkers, and more!

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Treetop Adventure Tickets

Looking for a different kind of adventure for your friends and family? Bronx Zoo Treetop Adventure offers a whole new perspective and an unforgettable experience. They’ll climb, swing, zip, and fly over obstacles, ziplining over the Bronx River and back, and selecting from 7 courses of varying experience levels, featuring 90 obstacles, 10 ziplines, 10 rides, and 1 Leap of Faith.

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WCS Education

WCS Education Gift Certificates

We’re proud to offer fun and engaging educational programs across our parks for all ages, education levels, and interests. A WCS Education Gift Certificate is a great way to share fun and knowledge with the learners in your life. These gift certificates can be redeemed for educational programs at all 5 WCS parks.

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*Discount applies to Zoos Plus and Land & Sea Membership products only — no other Memberships are eligible for discount. Not applicable towards prior purchases or upgrades/parking add-ons; no cash back or credit will be issued. Cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion. Discount code must be entered at the time of checkout. Online transactions only. Valid for new member enrollment only. All sales final. No refunds or exchanges. Offer ends 12/26/2022 at 11:59 PM.

**Free mystery plush offer with a purchase of a WCS Virtual Membership ends on 12/26/22 at 11:59 PM EST. No code is needed at checkout. Virtual Memberships are valid for one year from the date of purchase. Virtual members receive 20% off park tickets at all 5 WCS parks. Tickets must be purchased in advance prior to visiting our parks by calling our membership customer service team at 718-220-5112. Exclusive Virtual Member Experiences are pre-recorded. Cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion. All sales final. No refunds or exchanges.

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