Visitor Info

There’s always something new and fun at the Virginia Zoo!

From the plains of Africa to the jungles of Asia, the Virginia Zoo is a world of discovery waiting for you. Open year round, the Zoo offers fun, education and excitement for everyone.

Meet elephants, tigers, kangaroos, red pandas and more. Kids can go nose-to-nose with prairie dogs through viewing bubbles in their interactive habitat. Take a ride on our Zoo train or stroll through our gorgeous gardens. It’s an adventure for the whole family!

The Virginia Zoo is located at 3500 Granby Street, Norfolk, VA 23504. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Hours and Ticketing

Affordable family fun, year round!

You’ll find adventure at the Virginia Zoo, but first you have to find us.

Interactive Zoo Map
Here’s how to get around at the Zoo.

Buy Tickets and Group Tickets
Come as a group and get a discount on your admission to the Virginia Zoo!

Special Tours
Go behind the scenes to feed a giraffe, meet a kangaroo or experience other exciting close encounters of the animal kind!

Zoo Train
See the schedule and learn some fun facts about the Virginia Zoo train.

Contact Us
Here’s how to get a hold of us, if you have questions.

Photo Policy
We encourage guests to make memories and take photos for their personal use. Check out our complete photo policy.