Support the Zoo!

Now through the end of February, use promo code BEARHUG for $5 off moon and sun bear Zoodoptions! Click here for more info.


Spring Break Camp

Register now for Spring Break camp, April 6-10 for ages 6-11. Each day we will explore a different Zoo theme that will include up-close animal encounters, behind-the scenes opportunities, crafts, games, and Zoo hikes.


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!


Special Tours

Did you know that you can paint with an elephant, feed a giraffe, or meet the lions? Click here for more information about our behind-the-scenes tours.


Love is in the Air

Join us for a date night at the Zoo on March 28! Space for the event is limited and registration is required. Ages 21 and up only.

VA Zoo photo by David Totten

School Programs

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