Help Support Ijams by Becoming a Member!

Ijams is a member- and visitor-supported nonprofit organization. We need your help to continue the Ijams legacy and to preserve this special place for generations to come. Become a member or donate now.

What does your membership support?

  • Over 12 miles of trails...
  • Education programs for over 4,500 school children each year...
  • Nature programs for over 6,000 visitors annually...
  • Live animal education ambassadors...
  • ...And much, much more!


Membership Benefits

Membership and Giving Levels


Family – $60
Membership benefits for 2 adults and dependent children under 18

Individual – $35
Membership benefits for 1 adult

Individual Senior – $25
Membership benefits for 1 adult age 60+

Ijams Legacy Memberships

Ijams Legacy members receive all of the benefits listed above as well as invitations to special events throughout the year.

1910 Society – $1,910 or greater
Learn more about the 1910 Society

The Conservationists – $500-1,909

Friends of Ijams – $100-499

To become a member right now, please use our secure online donation page. You may make a one-time payment or choose to make your gift in monthly increments. To enroll over the phone, please call Cindy Hassil at 865-577-4717 ext. 117. You also can stop by and join in person at the Visitor Center.

Thank you for supporting Ijams Nature Center!


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Ijams does not share or sell donor information to third parties.