Military Discounts & Incentives
Membership has its privileges. Make your adventure last all year. Members receive free admission to the Zoo, discounts at our gift shop and restaurant, invitations to exclusive events and much more. Best of all, a portion of your membership helps support our more than 500 animal inhabitants through the conservation fund.
**DUE TO COVID-19 and the need to monitor the zoo's capacity, these discounts are not available at this time**
The Virginia Zoo is proud to offer a MILITARY DISCOUNT off membership and single day admission:
Military Enjoy $2 off Admission Pricing. Click here to learn more about pricing.
*active duty and retired military personnel and their dependent family members with valid military ID
(Children under 2 FREE, Virginia Zoo Members FREE, Norfolk College Students with valid ID FREE, Individual with ADA-Recognized Disability and One Companion: FREE)
All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
If you leave the Zoo, you may re-enter on the same day by showing you admission receipt at the ticket booth. Outside food or drinks are not allowed inside the Zoo.
The Virginia Zoo offers $10 off all membership levels for Military and First Responders. Membership must be purchased in person at the Zoo’s Membership Office with a valid, government-issued photo ID. Cannot be combined with any other offer.
Make today your day of adventure at the Virginia Zoo!
Journey to mysterious places inhabited by exotic animals from around the world. Board the Norfolk Southern Express train for an expedition to Asia – Trail of the Tiger and Africa’s Okavango Delta.
Discover elephants, orangutans, kangaroo, tapirs, giraffes, exotic birds and more! Watch the red panda as it climbs through the trees just above your head. Go nose-to-nose with a prairie dog from your own underground viewing bubble. Stroll through themed gardens or get wet in one of the Zoo’s water fountains.
Open year round, provides education and entertainment for people of all ages and is home to more than 400 animals on 53 beautifully landscaped acres.
Learn more about what the Virginia Zoo has to offer at VirginiaZoo.org
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