ROAR! Kids, are you up for a family day out with a wild side to it?
Metro Richmond Zoo in Virginia is home to around 1,400 animals of nearly 150 species. From the wild, to the exotic, the endangered and the well known, you’ll be coming face to face with some of the most beautiful, weird and wonderful animals from across the planet.
Want to know a fun fact about Metro Richmond Zoo? The zoo has one of the largest primate collections in the United States. Pretty impressive!
What’s lovely about Metro Richmond Zoo is that the exhibits are spacious, and designed to mimic the animal’s natural habitat. This way, the animals are happy, and the kids can what life would be like for them in the wild.
Want to see a whole new side of the zoo? Get up close and personal with free-ranging animals while receiving a guided tour.
Kids can also meet, greet and feed the Zoo’s barnyard animals too. There are goats, llamas, chickens, sheep and yes, even camels! Just use the treats you can pick up at the zoo, hold your hand out flat and watch them eat!
But it’s not just the animal experiences at the zoo either. Kids can hop aboard the Safari Train and enjoy a fifteen minute ride into the African Savannah. If that wasn’t enough, kids can enjoy a carousel ride too, as well as the Safari Skyline where you can enjoy a birds eye view of all the animals below.
Amazing animal fun at Metro Richmond Zoo, where kids can learn, play, laugh and enjoy new experiences with their new furry friends!