Hours and Pricing

Phase Three Update  The Metro Richmond Zoo is now open as a walk-in park!

Learn more about our phase three adjustments.

Drive-Thru Tour  The Drive-Thru Tour was a temporary experience that ended on June 13th. It is no longer available.

Zoo Hours

Year Round
Monday - Saturday
9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Christmas Eve
New Years Day
Snow & Ice Conditions (Call Ahead)

Zoo Daily Pricing

2019 Daily Zoo Admission

Adult (age 12-59) - $18.75

Senior (age 60+) - $17.75

Child (age 2-11) - $12.75

Infant (age 1 and under) - Free

Animal Food

Zoo Treats - $3.00
Budgie Sticks - $2.00


Safari Sky Lift - $4.00
Safari Train- $4.00
Jungle Carousel - $2.00
Penguin Falls Drop Tower
- $4.00

Unlimited Ride Band - $14.00

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Active Discounts
Military Discount: 10% off daily adult, senior, and child admission. Discount applies to active and retired military personnel, his or her spouse, and children. Must present military I.D.

Zip and Zoo Combo: Purchase the Zoo with an adventure park ticket to save $10 off the Treetop Zoofari Course or save $5 off the Junior Explorer Course in same day.

*When air temperatures are 45 or below a few animals including the giraffes will not go out on exhibit that day for their safety.

Guest Policies

Otter Cove Now Open!

Kumbali and Kago

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