Ways to Give

Support the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo’s 80-year+ legacy of inspiring a passion for science, appreciation for nature, and love of exploration for children of all ages. Through the help of supporters like you, the Friends of the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo has sponsored:

  • The JMZ Initiative capital campaign, led by the Friends of the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo and the City of Palo Alto. The Friends is very grateful to all of our donors and supporters for helping us raise more than $25 million to reimagine and rebuild the Junior Museum & Zoo.
  • Access and Inclusion: Our commitment to making the JMZ as accessible as possible by sponsoring reduced-price tickets and memberships to families that qualify.
  • The Science Outreach Program in East Palo Alto, which ensures that students receive exceptional, engaging science programming, right in their classrooms or homes.
  • Super Family Sunday events, which are FREE appreciation days for families with children with disabilities.

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