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Virginia Zoo, Norfolk

(4/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Stroll through the botanical gardens, watch kangaroo feedings, and meet animals from around the world at Virginia Zoo. Categorized by geographical region, the zoo is home to over 400 animals including those found in Africa, Asia, Australia, North America, and more. Meet Malayan tigers, elephants, orangutans, rhinos, elephants, kangaroos, red pandas, and many other exotic animals. Stroll through the botanical gardens, watch kangaroo feedings, take a train ride through the zoo for a small fee, and explore the children's zoo. You can park for free in the designated parking lot. Use our Norfolk tourist route planner to arrange your visit to Virginia Zoo and other attractions in Norfolk.
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  • Great place to take the kids. Lots of animals. Water fountains at entrance to play in so kids should wear swimsuits in warm weather. 
  • Although not exceptional in size, this zoo is exceptional in its collection of interesting animals. What I found to be amazing was the fact that they have my favorite animal there- a fennec fox! The z...  more »
  • This is such a wonderful place to take friends and family of all ages. There are lots of great exhibits to see and also plenty of other activities for small children including a petting zoo. The train...  more »