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Virginia Zoo

5 star rating 15 Reviews

(757) 441-2374(757) 441-2374

Norfolk, VA 23501

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Kudzu's "Best Of" Winner

2012

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Just keeps getting better, 8/07/2008

Wonderful place to spend an afternoon with family and friends. The displays are wonderful and the variety of animals gets better all the time. Can't wait to see the newest addition.


Open vista, 7/05/2008

tucked inside the city of Norfolk the Zoo has spent considerable effort in creating an "open African plain" to exhibit the lions, elephants, giraffes, zebra, rhino - ostrich(?), and bongo. A vast... improvement over the segregated cages. The prairie dog exhibit is also incredibly fun!!

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  BeachLasers

Reviews: 33

Just keeps getting better

Wonderful place to spend an afternoon with family and friends. The displays are wonderful and the variety of animals gets better all the time. Can't wait to see the newest addition.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  Lazers

Reviews: 331

Open vista

tucked inside the city of Norfolk the Zoo has spent considerable effort in creating an "open African plain" to exhibit the lions, elephants, giraffes, zebra, rhino - ostrich(?), and bongo. A vast improvement over the segregated cages. The prairie dog exhibit is also incredibly fun!!

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  RunSwimJump

Reviews: 136

Improved

This zoo has really improved over the last 20 years. The renovations and new exhibits make it worth a visit.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  likezoinks77

Reviews: 176

Decent Zoo

Norfolk Zoo is a great time for the family. The baboons will make you laugh hysterically. It has the main staple animals you would expect from a zoo, but not much more.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  samuelmr

Reviews: 131

Great Zoo

Great Zoo for an area of this stature. We are not a HUGE city and having a zoo with these animals is a plus for our kids. IT's easy to walk the entire place without anyone getting tired and there is plenty of shaded areas along the way. Very clean grounds!

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  bluefh

Reviews: 111

fun times

its a great place for a family outing. we take the exchange students there all the time and they enjoy it. it is fun to take pictures next to the differnt animals.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  what_the

Reviews: 65

Become a member

Always a pleasure to walk the grounds. The zoo is constantly attempting to better itself. Aways something new or in the works.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  stampmom

Reviews: 177

wish their was more

we love the zoo but our family wishes they had more animals. It seams like it goes by to fast. the petting zoo is fun too.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  subwife98

Reviews: 182

Animal Fun

I'm not a big animal fan, but my son loves it, so much that we have purchases season passes. They have great events through out the year.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  Highm8nsgirl

Reviews: 449

Getting Better & Better

I have lived here for years and our zoo didn't meet other large cities but, we are off to an awesome start and surpass some of the other zoos finally.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  cyberbuk1

Reviews: 11

Nice little day trip

If you have a chance this is a sweet little zoo. They have the fountains at the front which is a great way to end the day if the temp. is right.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  sneads

Reviews: 229

Entertaining

It has been years since I have gone to teh zoo. I jsut took my two small children the otehr day and we alllvoed it! I even signed us up for the membership package. Great discounts if you are military.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  KCatherman

Reviews: 168

Fantastic

My family and I enjoyed the zoo so much that we bought season passes. Every time we go it is a memorable time. Need something fun to do with the kids. This is it.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  arthurherny

Reviews: 344

Kids will love it

My daughter talks about it for days.

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Virginia Zoo - Norfolk, VA -  NancyK

Reviews: 80

Bigger and Better than Ever

The Virginia Zoo has expanded to include more natural habitats for their animals. Walkways allow you to view animals up close and personal. A must see for any visitor to Norfolk. Admission $7 adults.

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