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 BlogLettuce Celebrate

March 16, 2018 - Saturday, March 17th is a very special day for one very big bird. It’s Schilling the emu’s 10th birthday! Schilling lives with two other emu, Lester and Emus, in the Australia Walkabout. Each emu receives a ratite grain every day, … 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.