Zoo Snoozes

Have you ever wondered what happens at the Zoo after it closes? Join us for Snooze at the Zoo for an adventure-filled evening of fun! Click here for more info.


Red Panda Cub Cam

Click here to view the live cub cam feed for a behind-the-scenes look at the Zoo’s female red panda cubs in their nest box.


Get Social!

Are you following the Zoo’s social media accounts? For up-to-the-minute news, fun animal facts, and more, be sure to like us on Facebook, check out our Twitter account, and find us on Instagram and YouTube!


Eat, Prey, Love

Join the Zoo for this special date night program about animals and their odd eating habits. Click here for more info and to purchase tickets!


Holiday Marketplace

The Holiday Marketplace will feature door prizes, special seasonal offers, ornaments, train gift packs, animal art, other fun and interesting gifts, and special animal enrichment presentations. November 29 from 10am-3pm.

VA Zoo photo by David Totten

School Programs

Learning comes to life in Norfolk’s most exciting classroom – the Zoo! Zoo school programs provide a hands-on, brains-on opportunity for students of all grade levels to learn about animals and conservation.