Exhibit AdditionsTigers Debut with a Splash!

June 16, 2016 - The moment we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived. The beloved Malayan tiger cubs are now on exhibit at the Virginia Zoo’s Asia-Trail of the Tiger. The brothers, who are almost six months old, were moved over the weekend to acclimate to … More »

All Grown Up#TigerTuesday

June 14, 2016 -   The tiger cubs are just about 6 months old and have grown tremendously in such a short time. From the cub cam to daily public feedings and our #TigerTuesday videos, you’ve seen them blossom into the awesome tigers they … More »

Education AnimalsZooLive! Stage is Open!

June 13, 2016 - With the grand opening of the Animal Wellness Campus comes the opening of the brand new ZooLive! stage. Here, Zoo guests can enjoy an interactive and educational show featuring animal ambassadors such as snakes, rabbits, owls, and so much more. … More »

Grand OpeningHelp Us Celebrate the ZooFarm Opening!

June 7, 2016 - On Wednesday, June 8, 2016, at 10 a.m., the Virginia Zoo welcomes Norfolk Mayor Paul Fraim to commemorate the opening of the ZooFarm. The ceremony will take place at the entrance of the exhibit, located across from the Reptile Building. … More »

Baby Animals#TigerTuesday

June 7, 2016 - This week on #TigerTuesday, the cubs learned a new skill – fishing! What cat doesn’t love the taste of fresh fish? The croaker were placed in the pool in hopes their hunting instincts would kick in. This new smell, taste … More »

Baby AnimalsA new zebra arrives…foal-real!

June 3, 2016 - Abbey, a 15-year-old Hartmann’s mountain zebra, gave birth to a female foal on Thursday, June 2, 2016. This is the third filly for Abbey and the second for father, five-year-old, Zack. The foal weighed 77.55 pounds, is approximately 3 feet … More »

Meet AlfredGet to know our rhino!

June 3, 2016 -   While in the Africa section of the zoo, you may be fortunate enough to get a glimpse of Alfred, our White rhinoceros lumbering around the yard. The continent of Africa has two species of rhinos, the black rhino and … More »

Learning Gets WildAdventure for Two, Please

June 1, 2016 - This year the Zoo is introducing a new kind of camp experience – one for the family! The Adventure Duo Safari Camp runs June 27 to July 1, 2016, from 9 am to 12:30 pm. Camp registration includes one child and … More »