Conservation Mornings is our series of special events for WCS Members at the Conservation Supporter level and above. Join us before the zoo opens for a look at some spectacular animals and exhibits, and the opportunity to gain an insider's understanding of wildlife conservation and animal care.
Due to the popularity of this series, we announce the dates of the events as early as possible so that Members at the Conservation Supporter level and above can mark their calendars. Check this page for event updates, and look for your Conservation Mornings e-mail reminders a couple of weeks before each event. We look forward to seeing you!
2023 Conservation Mornings
Conservation Morning programs begin at 9am. The gate will open at approximately 8:30am. Please have your Member ID with you. Remember, these events are only available to Conservation level and above Members and the number of guests covered by their Membership.
Sunday, April 16
Please note there are no parking lots for the Central Park Zoo. Please use street parking and read the signs carefully.
Sunday, May 14
Parking is available in the Queens Museum lot, 111th street parking lot, and on the street. Please read all signs carefully.
Sunday, June 11
Please note there are no parking lots for the Prospect Park Zoo. Please use street parking and read the signs carefully.
Sunday, October 1
Registration opens August 29.
Please use the Southern Boulevard entrance for this event, all other entrances will be closed.
Please call the Membership Department at 718-220-5112, 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday.