Get Involved

You are an important part of the Virginia Zoo. Join our team as a volunteer, supporter or by planning your next event with us.

Become a Member
Membership has its privileges. It’s easy and economical to become a Zoo member.

Support the Zoo
Your support helps us deliver great programs and great care for our animals.

Plan an Event at the Zoo
We have everything you need from A to Zoo to create a magical and memorable event.

Special Animal Encounters and Zoo Gift Ideas
Unique Zoo packages can create that perfect gift for a friend or a great reward just for you.

Have fun while helping a great organization. Volunteers are needed to help with education programs, animal care programs, horticulture programs, special events and more.

Community Donations
The Virginia Zoo provides donations to nonprofit organizations sponsoring fundraising activities to benefit their members or target audiences.