Coming SoonWorld of Reptiles

World of Reptiles is the slithering, creeping, crawling and curious adventure you’ve been waiting for. Discover the new exhibits, meet who’s coming and learn how you can donate.

Membership SwapsBecome a Member

Want to take advantage of this year’s membership swaps with participating Hampton Roads organizations and enjoy our newest member benefit, March Member Madness? Become a member today to enjoy our zootacular perks!

From the Zoo BlogLeaps and Bounds

March 20, 2018 - Hop on in for another great edition of Tales of the Tails, the blog series that features one of the many species of animals you can find right here at the Virginia Zoo. This month we’re a tad excited to … More »

Up Close and PersonalBehind-the-Scenes Adventures

Did you know that you can feed a giraffe, meet a tortoise or chill with a sloth? Interested in seeing our new rhinos up-close? Learn more about our nine different behind-the-scenes tours.


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EDUCATIONSchool Programs

We are wild about learning and the Zoo has programs to fit all your educational needs. Our Education Department offers many memorable ways to explore science and nature.