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Valentine's Day Gift Guide

This Valentine’s Day give a gift that is as wild as your love!

memberships - Starting at $50

Give the gift of Zoo Boise for a whole year!

Join Friends of Zoo Boise. You can give extra support to the zoo by becoming a Friend of Zoo Boise. In addition to enjoying Zoo Boise all year long you will receive many other exciting benefits.

Zoo Boise membership Benefits:

  • Unlimited admission to Zoo Boise for one year for named adult(s) on memberships and their children/grandchildren 18 and under, according to pass level. Please bring valid photo ID when using your membership at Zoo Boise.
  • One year free or reduced admission to other participating zoos (please consult our reciprocal list for more information).
  • Subscription to Animal Tales newsletter.
  • Subscription to our e-newsletter.
  • Exclusive pass holder entrance to signature events: Easter EGGstravaganza, Zoo Daze & Boo at the Zoo.
  • Discounts on Run Wild and Spooktacular.
  • Discounts on education programs and purchases in the Zootique gift shop!

*Zoo Boise memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Purchase membership as a gift here

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Behind the Scenes Tours - Starting at $20

Be a hero this holiday season and book an up-close tour!

Get up-close and personal with your favorite Zoo Boise animals, with private and affordable Behind the Scenes Tours. Animals can include giraffes, penguins, Mr. Mac (Aldabra tortoise), and more.

Learn More About Tours Here

Will You Be My Significant Otter?- $75

Are you swimming in love for that special someone? Is your heart all warm and fuzzy? Is there pawsitively no one else you would rather spend your Valentine’s day with? Show them how much you adore them with the fun purchase of an Otter adoption at Zoo Boise!

Your $75 Animal Adoption Includes:

  • 15 inch plush otter made from recycled materials
  • Personalized adoption certificate
  • Chocolates
  • Otter animal bio
  • Plaque to decorate that will be placed outside the otter exhibit at Zoo Boise for one year

Package must be picked up from the gift shop. Last purchase day to receive the special animal adoption by Valentine’s Day will be February 10th. While supplies last.

Purchase your package today

Wine Safari Tickets - Starting at $150

Wine and Wildlife!

Let your favorite people join their favorite animals for an unforgettable behind the scenes experience at the zoo! They’ll enjoy tastes of wine from around the world, while also experiencing VIP animal encounters, tours, and experiences. Light appetizers will be provided. Please note: animal encounters are animal and weather dependent.

This event is limited to the first 30 people who sign up, so get your ticket today! Tickets are $150 each. Wine Safari is on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm. Tickets for Wine Safari are nonrefundable.

If you have questions, please call Rachel at 208-608-7764.

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Name a Cockroach - Starting at $10

Can your love survive anything, just like a cockroach?

After purchasing, we will email you the certificate. Just respond with what you want to name the cockroach (must be approved by Zoo Boise staff) and we’ll add it to the website. The cost is only $10 or pair it with a discounted behind the scenes tour to give an extra special gift!

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