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Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
5400 North Pearl Street
Tacoma, WA 98407

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Ticket Donations

Our partner non-profit, The Zoo Society, has a limited number of admission passes and membership certificates to give away. Priority is given to Pierce County organizations and other groups related to the PDZA mission of conservation and education. Personal requests for tickets or memberships are not considered.

Please submit your donation request in writing at least 8 weeks in advance to allow time for processing. Be sure to include your event date, or date the donation is needed, as well as the non-profit status of the requesting organization. Due to the large number of requests received, we cannot respond to each request.

Send written donation requests to the following address:

The Zoo Society
5400 N. Pearl Street
Tacoma, WA 98407