WILD TYKES

Taking the best parts of Zoo Tykes, our early-childhood program, and Running Wild, our nature play program, WILD TYKES is a new program recommended for kids aged 3-5 and their favorite adults! Each program will feature a monthly theme with age-appropriate nature and science activities that focus on these core areas: sensory, movement, free play, art, and […]

Zoo Tales

Join us for storytime at the ZooLive! Stage. Put on your best listening ears and let your imagination run wild with our popular story-time program. Each program will feature a story and an encounter with an animal friend (weather dependent)! Cost: Included in memberships or general admission

Senior Wednesdays

To celebrate seniors and the contributions they make to our communities, the Virginia Zoo is proud to offer free admission every Wednesday in September to seniors age 62 and older. This discount can only be used for walk-ups. Seniors will need to bring a valid ID as proof of age at time of entry. Free […]

WILD TYKES

Taking the best parts of Zoo Tykes, our early-childhood program, and Running Wild, our nature play program, WILD TYKES is a new program recommended for kids aged 3-5 and their favorite adults! Each program will feature a monthly theme with age-appropriate nature and science activities that focus on these core areas: sensory, movement, free play, art, and […]

Zoo Tales

Join us for storytime at the Run Wild! Nature Playground. Put on your best listening ears and let your imagination run wild with our popular story-time program. Each program will feature a story and an encounter with an animal friend (weather dependent)! Cost: Included in memberships or general admission

Senior Wednesdays

To celebrate seniors and the contributions they make to our communities, the Virginia Zoo is proud to offer free admission every Wednesday in September to seniors age 62 and older. This discount can only be used for walk-ups. Seniors will need to bring a valid ID as proof of age at time of entry. Free […]

Zoo Tales

Join us for storytime at the ZooLive! Stage. Put on your best listening ears and let your imagination run wild with our popular story-time program. Each program will feature a story and an encounter with an animal friend (weather dependent)! Cost: Included in memberships or general admission

Homeschool Day

Homeschool Days at the Virginia Zoo are back for the fall! Join us in September for a variety of pop-up educational opportunities around the Zoo! We will have a series of animal chats, enrichment, and encounters happening throughout the day that will be accessible to learners of most ages. This event is included with admission and […]

Senior Wednesdays

To celebrate seniors and the contributions they make to our communities, the Virginia Zoo is proud to offer free admission every Wednesday in September to seniors age 62 and older. This discount can only be used for walk-ups. Seniors will need to bring a valid ID as proof of age at time of entry. Free […]

Zoo Tales

Join us for storytime at the ZooLive! Stage. Put on your best listening ears and let your imagination run wild with our popular story-time program. Each program will feature a story and an encounter with an animal friend (weather dependent)! Cost: Included in memberships or general admission