World Honey Bee Day

August 20, 2016

August 20, 2016
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

The Virginia Zoo

Did you know that the Zoo has kept honey bees for the last 22 years?The Norfolk Beekeepers currently maintain the Zoo’s hives. About 30 pounds of honey are harvested from the hives each year, but their main purpose is education and conservation.

Don’t miss our celebration of World Honey Bee Day. Enjoy a special Garden Tales, crafts, the Norfolk Bee Keepers and their observation hive, conservation buttons and discovery stations. Free with regular admission!


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