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Virginia Zoo in Norfolk

3500 Granby St Norfolk, VA 23504
(757) 441-2374

Region: Norfolk, Other

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The Virginia Zoological Park seeks to increase understanding of the world's flora and fauna and to add to the growing body of knowledge about them; to display animals respectfully, in a way that encourages their natural behavior; to conserve animals and their habitats; and to offer opportunities for learning and enjoyment to the public. It will strive to fulfill this mission through education, conservation, research and recreation.
The mission of Virginia Zoological Society is to ensure that the Virginia Zoo thrives as a superior zoological institution, reaching its fullest potential to serve people, animals and the environment through programs that emphasize recreation, education and conservation.


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3500 Granby St Norfolk, VA 23504

Virginia Zoo in Norfolk

Virginia Zoological Park
Reviewed from Google

4.5 out of 5 stars

Alexander Aboka
Alexander Aboka

5 out of 5 stars

posted 1 week ago

One of the best Zoos I have visited.... and I have seen a few. Some of the best lion views you’re going to see. The reptile enclosure is the BEST. You can see the giraffes at eye level from the elevated walkway. Great entertainment, music shows and other activities in the summer months. Engaging exhibits on conservation. Beautiful natural scenery. The only thing I would improve on is the food offerings which is mainly standard American fair but can benefit from more diverse options...Definitely worth the trip

Erin Beeman
Erin Beeman

5 out of 5 stars

posted 1 week ago

Great zoo with lots to see and do. Never have a hard time seeing animals in their habitats. It is a great size- not too big or small. Water feature splash pad for hot summer days. We have enjoyed utilizing a membership which offers reciprocity throughout the year to other local attractions.

Mutant Marine
Mutant Marine

5 out of 5 stars

posted 1 day ago

What a great, enjoyable experience. I absolutely love zoos and this is another great one! Great prices, clean exhibits, and wonderful and beautiful animals. This is a fantastic place for adults and children. Definitely a go!

Shane Sullivan
Shane Sullivan

5 out of 5 stars

posted 4 hours ago

This is one of the nicest zoos I've ever been too. The park is kept in excellent condition, the animals all seem like they have lots of room in their habitats, and there is a huge variety of animals to see. There are staff at various points that offer information on the animals and they are always eager to share that information.

Jessica Jones
Jessica Jones

4 out of 5 stars

posted 1 month ago

Great for locals to enjoy several times a year, especially for kids. My son still enjoys the train ride across the park. I enjoy the 2 mile walk. Several special events throughout the year, shows highlight certain animal residents, able to pet goats. Recently updated reptile area is great. Been told this is a small zoo when compared to other zoos across the country. I feel like it's a good balance of community and attraction.

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