The zoo was well-maintained and the animals looked well-cared for. Easy walking. Fun area with farm animals and a petting zoo.
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Walking in it looked like a sophisticated zoo. This was a great zoo for an urban environment. There was a lot of room for both patrons and the animals. I've been to zoos where the placement of the exhibits is mediocre. But this zoo was...More
We went first thing when they opened, and all the animals were out and most were active. I especially loved the garden area, of which there were touches all over the park. Kids enjoyed the animals and the large water feature located and the entrance/exit,...More
My kids love going there! There are different sections so you can do it all in a few hours or split it up and make it a short outing with the family. In the summer time the sprinklers are super fun!
There was a lot of shade at this zoo and it was set up where you can see the animals as close up as possible. They had some beautiful animals and it wasn't congested like some zoos are. My favorite was the Australian Walkabout where...More
The Virginia Zoo is a hidden treasure that is sure to please the entire family. The Zoo is clean and inviting. Most of the exhibits throughout the zoo have been updated. It is a little pricey but they offer discounts (10% I think) for certain...More
Stopped in on the way back from OBX. Spent about four hours (without the closed reptile house). It was a hot day, but there were two spots to cool off in; a splash area of fountains out front and fountains after the Asia area. For...More