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

Zoo Tales

Join us for storytime at the Event Pavillon. Put on your best listening ears and let your imagination run wild with our popular story-time program. October Zoo Tales will explore animals with unique vocalizations. Each program will feature a story and an encounter with an animal friend (weather dependent)! Cost: Included in memberships or general […]

Member Mornings

The Zoo will open an hour early, at 8:30 am, for Virginia Zoo Members! This gives an exclusive opportunity to watch Keepers prep the animal’s habitats and see them come on exhibit. No advance reservation needed.

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. October Zoo Tales will explore animals with unique vocalizations. Each program will feature a story and an encounter with an animal friend (weather dependent)! Cost: Included in memberships or general […]

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. October Zoo Tales will explore animals with unique vocalizations. Each program will feature a story and an encounter with an animal friend (weather dependent)! Cost: Included in memberships or general […]

Member Mornings

The Zoo will open an hour early, at 8:30 am, for Virginia Zoo Members! This gives an exclusive opportunity to watch Keepers prep the animal’s habitats and see them come on exhibit. No advance reservation needed.

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. October Zoo Tales will explore animals with unique vocalizations. Each program will feature a story and an encounter with an animal friend (weather dependent)! Cost: Included in memberships or general […]

ZooBoo

ZooBoo is coming! Get ready for your favorite Halloween tradition at the Zoo. With visitor safety as our first priority, ZooBoo will provide a safe environment for all ages to enjoy the spirited holiday featuring several activities:  Pumpkin enrichment with the animals Animal Ambassador pop-ups at the ZooLive! Stage Pick-your-own pumpkin patch  Costume contest with prizes Frankenstein’s Dance […]