Henson Robinson Zoo

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Henson Robinson Zoo


1100 E Lake Shore Dr, Springfield, IL 62712, United States



Henson Robinson Zoo, Savings and Zoo Park Description for 2024

The Henson Robinson Zoo is connected to the Springfield Park District. Those who built the zoo began building it between 1968 to 1970 and the zoo owners finally opened the doors to it in 1970. This zoo is an accredited member of the AZA, Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Since 2009, the amount of animal specimens this zoo houses equaled to more than 300 which represent more than 90 different species.

The Henson Robinson Zoo is a non-profit zoo and holds special events as well as allows parties and rentals. The parties and rentals include group camp-outs, birthday parties, and after hours rentals. Anyone can also become a member of the zoo which costs a membership fee. However, it also allows for free admission year round to the zoo. An individual membership costs $30, a family membership costs $50 and a lifetime membership costs $500.

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Season Pass Details for 2024

Henson Robinson Zoo Membership

* Individual: $35
* Family: $60
* Donor: $80
* Patron: $110
* President: $250
* Lifetime member: $500

Your membership also offers a variety of exciting opportunites!

  • Free admission to the zoo year-round.
  • Free or discounted admission to more than 100 zoos and aquariums across the country.
  • 20% discount at the Henson Robinson Zoo gift shop.
  • Additional benefits for Donors, Patron, President and Lifetime Members.

Click here to view the perks of being a member of Henson Robinson Zoo.

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