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Cuteness AlertTiger Cub Updates

Read and watch our baby Malayan tiger cubs in our blog.  See videos, photo galleries and stories about the boys.

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Story TimeFamily Programs

Join us every Tuesday, Thursday and/or Friday for Zoo Tales, Zoo Tales Express or Garden Tales! These family friendly events feature story-time, animal ambassadors and much more!


From the Zoo Blog#TigerTuesday

May 24, 2016 - The cubs are 20 weeks old now and having a party! They weren’t too sure about all the streamers and decor at first, but eventually they turned into party animals. New textures, shapes, and movement keep these growing boys entertained … More »

Mramba, king of the Virginia Zoo (Virginia Zoo photo by Cedrick Garrett).

Up Close and PersonalBehind-the-Scenes Experiences

Did you know that you can feed a giraffe, or meet a lion, tiger or bear!? Learn more about our behind-the-scenes tours.


Summer AdventuresSummer Safari Camp

Discover nature this summer. The wonderful world of the Virginia Zoo will unfold for campers in the five-day investigation of the animal kingdom.


Explore & DiscoverCome Learn With US

We’re wild about learning and the Zoo has programs to fit all your educational needs. More than just a field trip, the Zoo offers a memorable way to explore science and nature.