The Virginia Zoo invites photographers from around the world to enter its 2017 Calendar Photo Contest. The grand-prize-winning photo will win the cover page of the Zoo’s annual calendar, a Zoo Gift Shop shopping spree and a behind the scenes tour with their favorite animal!
Grab the family and a blanket for this outdoor movie night under the stars.
August 27, 2016 - Its 8 am, the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing and the birds are chirping and I do mean all the birds! Here at the Virginia Zoo we have over 100 birds representing 42 different species from 5 different … More
Did you know that you can feed a giraffe, or meet a lion, tiger or bear!? Learn more about our behind-the-scenes tours.
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Bring your sleeping bags and we’ll take care of the rest: behind-the-scenes encounters with Zoo animals, nighttime activities, and even breakfast. It’s an adventure your family will never forget!