We hope you’ll join our community of members, where you’ll be a part of a special group dedicated to connecting people to the living world. Where you can visit every morning and see your favorite Shedd animal. Where you can get exclusive one-on-one time with our talented animal care staff. Where you can escape cabin fever during the Chicago winter and bring the kids to wander through a steamy Amazon forest or touch a huge lake sturgeon.

Looking to upgrade or renew your membership? Access your personalized account here.

All of our members receive complimentary access to all exhibitions and aquatic presentation. You’ll also receive

  • discounted tickets to 4-D Experience shows and Stingray Touch experience (seasonal)
  • unlimited entry to Jazzin’ at the Shedd (seasonal)
  • invitations to exclusive members events
  • subscription to the annual members guide, monthly e-news and other special communications
  • discounts in aquarium stores and restaurants
  • discounts on Extraordinary Experiences programs, and more!

Click here to view member levels and join our family today!