Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for wildly unique gifts? The L.A. Zoo has something for everyone on your list! Not only will you be giving amazing experiences, lasting memories, and a deeper connection to wildlife, you’ll also be supporting the Zoo and its vital mission to enrich communities and save species. 

Gift Membership

Give and Get Wild!

Give one of the most memorable gifts this season—and help support wildlife and conservation. L.A. Zoo membership includes fun activities for the entire family, unique educational opportunities, and the chance to view exotic species up close! 

Purchase a gift of membership to the Los Angeles Zoo and receive a special discount of up to $50 off by using COUPON CODE: 12210GGZ   

L.A. Zoo Shop 

Unique gifts for any budget

Visit our online retail store to find that perfect gift for the animal lover in your life, including critter-themed face masks, favorite plush animals, junior zookeeper gear, apparel for kids and adults, and eco-conscious toys and housewares, and bird-friendly gourmet coffee.

L.A. Zoo Lights 

November 18–January 22 

$27 – $39

L.A.’s brightest winter tradition has been reimagined for the 2022/2023 season! Explore an immersive landscape filled with spectacular lantern sculptures of animals among blooming flowers, towering trees, and more, for a wildlife-centered experience that’s as inspiring as it is breathtaking. Zoo members save up to $9 per ticket. Not a member? Join today!

ADOPT an Animal 

2022 Holiday ADOPT Package

Starting at $35 

Symbolically adopt any animal at the Zoo! All ADOPT packages include a personalized adoption certificate and a beautiful photo factsheet of your chosen animal. ADOPTions at $100 or higher also include a mini seal pup plush. Proceeds directly fund projects around the world through our Annual Zoo Conservation Grants Program. Please purchase by December 13. We will make every effort to process and ship orders received by this date so they arrive before December 25.

Wildlife Caretakers 

Starting at $5 a month 

Wildlife Caretakers is an exclusive group of conservationists who believe that, even with the rapid onset of climate change and the increasing loss of habitat, it’s not too late to make a difference for animals. For as little as $5 a month, you can help support high-impact, results-driven conservation efforts to save wildlife and engage communities on five continents. Join our monthly giving program in honor of your loved one this holiday season!  

Safari Society

Starting at $1,500

Looking for a greater degree of involvement in the L.A. Zoo, for yourself or loved ones? Then the Safari Society is perfect for you! Join the “inner circle” of Zoo supporters who enjoy special access to exhibits and programs plus a range of customized activities and perks.