Activities for Kids!
Enjoy the Virginia Zoo – both in person and online. Play games, plan a birthday party or learn more about onsite programs that are just for kids and their families.
Kid & Family Programs
We offer storybook times, special programs for families and even Parents’ Night Out at the Virginia Zoo.
Throw the picture-perfect celebration that combines a birthday bash with a trip to the Virginia Zoo!
Classes and Programs
From scout programs to summer camp, the Zoo offers a variety of programs just our youngest guests.
Have fun exploring and learning about wildlife in Zoo camp! Camps are offered in the spring and summer.
Have fun with flamingos with this activity sheet from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).
Learn more from Jungle Jack Hanna with this activity sheet from the AZA.
Make an origami frog with instructions from the AZA.
Origami Frog 2
If you liked the first frog, try this one also from the AZA.
Catch the Peanuts
How many peanuts can you catch with the elephant’s trunk without missing?
Print out these pictures of an elephant and a giraffe for coloring fun.
Solve the animal inspired crossword puzzle.