School Trips

learning comes to life in nature’s most exciting classroom

We are wild about learning and the Zoo has programs that fit all your educational needs. More than just a field trip the Zoo offers a memorable way to explore science and nature.

Choose from any of these school trip options:

  • Guided tours give students the opportunity to learn more about the animals, the Zoo grounds and the exhibits.
  • Educational programs provide a hands-on opportunity to learn about animals, nature and conservation all aligned with Virginia’s SOLs and incorporating NGSS.
  • Self-guided tours allow students and teachers the opportunity for a self-directed lesson around the Zoo.

Learn more by contacting Visitor Services at 757.441.2374 (251) or email.

Looking for other educational opportunities, we can bring the zoo to you visit Virginiazoo.org for more information.