Virginia Zoo

  • 3500 Granby Street
  • Norfolk, VA 23504
  • P: 757-441-2374

From the plains of Africa to your own backyard, the Virginia Zoo has a world of discovery for you. Open year round, the Virginia Zoo offers family fun, education and excitement for everyone. Meet lions, kangaroos, red pandas and more. Go nose to nose with prairie dogs in their interactive habitat or take a ride on the Zoo train. Explore the gorgeous gardens and enjoy an adventure for the entire family!

Facility Info
  • Catering
  • Company Miles 6
  • Function Space 10
  • Parking
  • Total Capacity 927
  • April 22, 2018
  • Celebrate Earth Day and the animals that share our planet at the Virginia Zoo! Enjoy animal...

  • April 27, 2018
  • We’re wild about our animals! Help us celebrate some of our favorite Zoo friends and their wild...

  • May 2-6, 2018
  • Join us for an exclusive Members-only sneak peek of the new World of Reptiles! As a valued member of...

  • May 10, 2018
  • Get your hands dirty and investigate the roots of this floral all about plants class. We’ll also...

  • May 11, 2018
  • Enjoy the outdoors, wildlife and photography? Join award-winning photographer and expert instructor...

  • May 12, 2018
  • Learning is always an adventure at the Virginia Zoo! Join us for our EdZOOcation Days to explore...

  • May 13, 2018
  • Take Mom to brunch at the Zoo and enjoy the casual environment of our Garden Tent. Sunday, May 13,...

  • May 19, 2018
  • Get your hands dirty and investigate the roots of this floral all about plants class. We’ll also...

  • May 26, 2018
  • Join the Virginia Zoo as we host the YMCA of South Hampton Roads in an exclusive Zoo exercise class....

  • May 26 - September 2, 2018
  • From May 26 through September 3, Saturdays and Sundays at 9 am, members can beat the heat by coming...

  • May 31, 2018
  • We’re wild about our animals! Help us celebrate some of our favorite Zoo friends and their wild...

  • June 2, 2018
  • Dance, feast, sip and take in magnificent surroundings. Don’t miss this opportunity to leave your...

  • June 10, 2018
  • Enjoy the outdoors, wildlife and photography? Join award-winning photographer and expert instructor...

  • June 15, 2018
  • We’re wild about our animals! Help us celebrate some of our favorite Zoo friends and their wild...

  • June 16, 2018
  • Come join us for a family snooze at the zoo! Throughout the night we’ll uncover the secrets behind...

  • June 17, 2018
  • Want the chance to meet Zoo Keepers and experience an up-close animal encounter? Consider adopting a...

  • June 21, 2018
  • Mark your calendar for this exclusive, members-only event. Enjoy the Zoo after-hours and take...

  • June 23, 2018
  • Join the Virginia Zoo as we host the YMCA of South Hampton Roads in an exclusive Zoo exercise class....

  • June 23, 2018
  • Learning is always an adventure at the Virginia Zoo! Join us for our EdZOOcation Days to explore...

  • July 12, 2018
  • Journey back to a time where giants roamed the land, sea and sky! Discover prehistoric Earth as we...

  • July 14, 2018
  • Ever wonder what happens at the Zoo after dark and the lights go out? Come join us for a nocturnal...

  • July 25, 2018
  • We’re wild about our animals! Help us celebrate some of our favorite Zoo friends and their wild...

  • July 28, 2018
  • Learning is always an adventure at the Virginia Zoo! Join us for our EdZOOcation Days to explore...

  • July 28, 2018
  • Join the Virginia Zoo as we host the YMCA of South Hampton Roads in an exclusive Zoo exercise class....

  • August 1 - September 26, 2018
  • To celebrate seniors and the contributions they make in our communities, the Virginia Zoo is proud...

  • August 3, 2018
  • Join us for a rockin’ good time with live music featuring the Deloreans at the Zoo this summer!...

  • August 9, 2018
  • Explore the wide world of insects in this creepy crawly class. Together we’ll explore and learn...

  • August 10, 2018
  • We’re wild about our animals! Help us celebrate some of our favorite Zoo friends and their wild...

  • August 11, 2018
  • This event is a rare opportunity to enjoy breakfast at the Zoo and then watch the animals eat their...

  • August 16, 2018
  • Mark your calendar for this exclusive, members-only event. Enjoy the Zoo after-hours and take...

  • August 18, 2018
  • Learning is always an adventure at the Virginia Zoo! Join us for our EdZOOcation Days to explore...

  • August 25, 2018
  • Join the Virginia Zoo as we host the YMCA of South Hampton Roads in an exclusive Zoo exercise class....

  • August 31, 2018
  • Join the Virginia Zoo for a movie night at the Zoo. Watch Zootopia from the big screen! Bring...

  • September 1, 2018
  • We’re wild about our animals! Help us celebrate some of our favorite Zoo friends and their wild...

  • September 15, 2018
  • Join us for this after-hours event that is fun for the whole family. The animals will stay on...

  • September 22, 2018
  • Learning is always an adventure at the Virginia Zoo! Join us for our EdZOOcation Days to explore...

  • October 5, 2018
  • Bring the family and spread a blanket under the stars to enjoy an outdoor movie that is fun for...

  • October 6, 2018
  • It’s Croctober! We’re talking all things crocodilian at this all new EdZOOcation Day! From 11 am to...

  • October 20, 2018
  • We’re wild about our animals! Help us celebrate some of our favorite Zoo friends and their wild...

  • October 27, 2018
  • Don’t miss one of our biggest events of the year: ZooBoo! ZooBoo offers families a safe environment...

  • November 4, 2018
  • We’re wild about our animals! Help us celebrate some of our favorite Zoo friends and their wild...