Learning is always an adventure at the Virginia Zoo! Join us for our EdZOOcation Days to explore animals and their habitats through hands-on activities, crafts, stories, Keeper Chats, and up-close encounters with our program animal ambassadors. Contribute directly to conservation efforts around the world and learn about what you can do every day to protect the species you love! Click on each education day to learn more!

What you can expect to experience:

  • Trailhosts at the exhibits
  • Keeper Chats
  • Education carts
  • Zoodoptions
  • and more!

March 16 – Frog and Bog (Turtle) Day

April 20 – Party for the Planet

May 11 – Endangered Species Day

June 22 – World Giraffe Day

July 22 – World Tiger Day

August 17 – World Orangutan Day

September 22 – World Rhino Day

October 1 – World Habitat Day