Become a member

Become a member

Become an Annual Member and enjoy a range of great benefits

By becoming an Annual Member of our zoos (Paignton Zoo, Living Coasts and Newquay Zoo) you will be supporting the vital conservation work that we do as well as having the opportunity to visit us as often as you like. Take a look at the great benefits of being an Annual Member:

Free entry all year

Unlimited visits to Paignton Zoo, Living Coasts and Newquay Zoo anytime (closed Christmas Day).

Zoo discounts

Enjoy discounts in our restaurants and gift shops (restrictions apply).

Zoo news

Keep up to date with all that’s happening with our regular magazine and e-newsletters (remember to give us your e-mail address).

Exclusive gift

Adult members will receive a car sticker and children will receive a zoo themed ruler.


We run a fabulous programme of events and activities throughout the year, and you will receive discounts and priority booking on selected special events.

Children’s clubs

Junior members may join the Gibbon Club and Guerrilla Gorillas at Paignton Zoo, and the Meerkat Mob and Zoo Cadets at Newquay Zoo, they can also attend various exclusive events throughout the year and get a discount on the Living Coasts Summer Explorer School.

Visit other zoos and attractions

You can enjoy free and discounted entry to many other zoos around the country and to attractions in Devon and Cornwall (restrictions apply).

Excellent reference library

Exclusive access to thousands of fascinating natural history books housed in Paignton Zoo’s library. Please check with the librarian for opening times.

Pre-paid tickets

If you are visiting any of our zoos with friends or family who aren’t members, they can now buy their tickets on-line.

All benefits are correct at time of going to press and are subject to change and may be withdrawn at any time. A full list of benefits will be sent to you with your Annual Membership card.

Join today!