Aquarium & Zoo Facilities Association

Welcome to the AZFA website! 

The AZFA is a non profit organization made up of facility professionals from aquariums, zoos and similar animal conservation facilities from across the country and abroad.  Our members range from architects, engineers and management personnel, to tradesmen, animal keepers, grounds and housekeeping staff as well as other professionals that are responsible for the design, construction and maintenance of animal habitats, facilities and related equipment. 

Renewing your membership?  Thanks for your continued support of the AZFA!  Check out this guide to help you through the process for making a payment online.

Have multiple members, and want to quickly and easily renew them all at the same time?  Contact John Kanzia at about setting up a membership bundle.

Save the Date!

2016 AZFA Conference
October (date TBA)
Omaha, NE

Hosted by Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium

If you were able to attend the 2015 conference, please take a few moments to complete a short survey for the Conference Committee to let them know what you thought about it.  We'd appreciate your input!

Below are the names and locations of our Organizational Member and Represented Institutions.  Click here for an electronic copy of the list.

AZFA Organization Member Institutions
Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary, Austin TX
Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati, OH
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cleveland, OH
Dallas Zoo, Dallas, TX
John Ball Zoological Garden, Grand Rapids, MI
Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey, CA
Newport Aquarium, Cincinnati, OH
Northeastern Wisconsin Zoo, Green Bay, WI
Omaha's Henry Dorly Zoo & Aquarium, Omaha, NE
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, Tacoma, WA
Potter Park Zoo, Lansing, MI
Saint Louis Zoo, Saint Louis, MO
San Antonio Zoo & Aquarium, San Antonio, TX
Sedgwick County Zoo, Wichita, KS
Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga, TN
The Conservator's Center, Inc, Mebane, NC
Toledo Zoo, Toledo, OH
Utah's Hogle Zoo, Salt Lake City, UT

AZFA Professional Member Institutions
Akron Zoo, Akron, OH
Alexandria Zoological Park, Alexandria, LA
Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, CA
Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ
Assiniboine Park Conservancy, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Audubon Nature Institute, New Orleans, LA
Audubon Park & Zoo, New Orleans, LA
Blank Park Zoo, Des Moines, IA
Brevard Zoo, Melbourne, FL
Brookfield Zoo, Brookfield, IL
Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Chester Zoo, Upton-by-Chester, Chester, United Kingdom
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Colorado Springs, CO
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati, OH
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cleveland, OH
Columbus Zoo & Aquarium, Columbus, OH
Dallas World Aquarium, Dallas, TX
Dallas Zoo, Dallas, TX
Denver Zoo, Denver CO
El Paso Zoo, El Paso, TX
Eerie Zoo, Eerie, PA
Fort Worth Zoo, Fort Worth, TX
Fundacion Botanica y Zoologica De Barranquilla, Barranquilla, Columbia, South America
Georgia Aquarium, Atlanta, GA
Gulf Breeze Zoo, Gulf Breeze, FL
Henry Vilas Zoo, Madison, WI
Houston Zoo, Houston, TX
Indianapolis Zoo, Indianapolis, IN
John Ball Zoological Garden, Grand Rapids, MI
John G. Shedd Aquarium, Chicago, IL
Kansas City Zoo, Kansas City, MO
Lee Richardson Zoo, Garden City, KS
Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago, IL
Little Rock Zoo, Little Rock, AR
Louisville Zoo, Louisville, KY
Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden, Evansville, IN
Mill Mountain Zoo, Roanoke, VA
Minnesota Zoo, Apple Valley, MN
Mystic Aquariuim & Institute for Exploration, Mystic, CT
Nashville Zoo, Nashville, TN
National Aquarium in Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C.
North Carolina Zoological Park, Asheboro, NC
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, Eatonville, WA
Oklahoma City Zoo, Oklahome City, OK
Oregon Zoo, Portland, OR
Phoenix Zoo, Phoenix, AZ
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium, Pittsburgh, PA
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, Tacoma, WA
Pueblo Zoo, Pueblo, CO
Rock Island County Forest Preserve, Niabi Zoo, Coal Valley, IL
Roger Williams Park Zoo, Providence, RI
Saint Louis Zoo, Saint Louis, MO
San Antonio Zoo & Aquarium, San Antonio, TX
San Diego Zoo, San Diego, CA
San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Escondido, CA
Seattle Aquarium, Seattle, WA
Sedgwick County Zoo, Wichita, KS
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Vallejo, CA
Sunset Zoo, Manhattan, KS
Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga, TN
Texas State Aquarium, Corpus Christi, TX
The Living Desert, Palm Desert, CA
Tisch Family Zoological Garden in Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
Toledo Zoo, Toledo, OH
Toronto Zoo, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Trevor Zoo, Millbrook, NY
Vancouver Zoo, Aldergrove, British Columbia, Canada
Wildlife Wonders, North Georgia Zoo, Cleveland, GA
Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, WA
World Aquarium, Saint Louis, MO
Zoo Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
Zoo New England, Boston/Stoneham, MA

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