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Virginia Zoo, Norfolk

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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. Make Virginia Zoo a centerpiece of your Norfolk vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Norfolk visit app .
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  • The park was sectioned by differing areas of the world. Patrons walk around the park and see the various wildlife indigenous to a specific part of the world. It seems interesting that certain animals ...  more »
  • Although there are not an abundance of animals, the animals AT THE VIRGINIA ZOO are worth a visit. You will especially love the tigers, giraffes and bears. But my favorite is the stately little meerka...  more »
  • Always enjoy checking out local/close zoos when traveling. Drove from Nags Head, NC, for a day in Norfolk. Only able to see half the zoo. Reptile building under renovation and Australia exhibit closed...  more »
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