After more than three months of being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Virginia Zoo is now open with some modifications and a new schedule.
Take a look at our video for the highlights of what you can expect on your next Zoo visit, then reserve your timed member tickets online!
Please note: Reciprocal Memberships cannot be honored at this time.
Make your adventure last all year. Members receive free admission to the Zoo, discounts at our gift shop and restaurant, invitations to exclusive events and much more. Best of all, a portion of your membership helps support our more than 700 animal inhabitants through the conservation fund.
Be a part of our zoo family!
Virginia Zoo Membership plans include year-round access to the Zoo, discounts on purchases and other EXCLUSIVE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS.
One adult named on card.
Two adults living in the same household or one adult plus a guest.
One adult and member’s children or grandchildren (18 years and younger).
Two adults living in the same household or one adult plus a guest and members’ children or grandchildren (18 years and younger).
Same benefits as Two Adult Household category plus 1 guest per visit.
Same benefits as Two Adult Household category plus 3 guests per visit.
A $10 discount (applicable for all membership levels) will be given given to Military, First Responders, or Seniors (62+) but must be purchased in person at the Zoo’s Membership Office with a valid, government-issued photo ID.
Memberships purchased or renewed online or by mail will be available at the Membership Office after 10 to 15 business days. Thank you for helping us create a greener membership process.
Membership pricing is valid beginning November 1, 2018. Please note, the membership levels have changed names (from Family to Household), but benefits have not been reduced.
Primary and secondary adult cardholder names cannot be changed during the membership year.
Under the Internal Revenue Service regulations covering Charitable Contributions, members may deduct the amount of their membership fee less the fair market value of benefits received. The estimated fair market value of benefits received for all membership categories is $10. The Virginia Zoological Society is a 501c3 tax-exempt organization, federal tax ID number is 51-0253147. We recommend you consult your Tax Accountant for further clarification.