Luray Zoo, A Rescue Zoo

Luray Zoo is open Daily 10am to 5pm April Through October

 

"Young At Heart Day"

Feel like a kid again on August 15 , 2014 when visiting the Luray Zoo From 10:00 a.m. - 5 pm all guests will be charged the children’s admission price of only $5.00!

(No coupons or other discounts can be used on Young At Heart Days) 

 

 

Luray Zoo will be closed on the following days in September 2014: 

9/2/14        9/3/14       9/4/14        9/5/14

The Zoo will resume normal business hours on September 6, 2014.

 

 

Christine Kilby

          

Christine has had a love and passion for animals since she was a child. As a child she would visit many zoos, she enjoyed watching and studying the animals. She would enjoy the many educational talks at the different  zoos, and learning  how they were trying to help certain species of animals that were fighting the threat of extinction. Christine decided she wanted to help animals, and to teach people how important  these amazing creatures that she herself loved so much. 

Christine has attended college and has obtained the knowledge and experience in the fields of : Biology, Zoology, Herpetology, Primatology, Ethology, Anthropology, Sociology, and Psychology. Today Christine and her husband Mark own and run the Luray Zoo. She as well as Mark maintain ,feed, and care for the 250+ animals that call Luray Zoo home.Christine always is out and about at the zoo, and is available to answer any questions!  Christine  hopes everyone enjoys all the animals and is as excited to see them as she is every single day, to learn about them, and how to save them so future generations can enjoy their great splendor.

"The world in itself is fragile, as well as the inhabitants that live on it, but I believe through conservation and education we can still make this world a great place for humans and animals to coexist together, and to save many species of animals from vanishing forever." Christine Kilby.

 

Christine is an active member of ZAA (Zoological Association of America), FCF (Feline Conservation Federation), and AAZK (American Association Of Zookeeper) and IZE (International Zoo Educators Association)

Last modified on Sunday, 15 December 2013 11:29

Zoo Weekly Calendar

JUL
30

07.30.2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Zoo Open

JUL
31

07.31.2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Zoo Open

AUG
1

08.01.2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Zoo Open

AUG
2

08.02.2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Zoo Open

AUG
3

08.03.2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Zoo Open

AUG
4

08.04.2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Zoo Open

AUG
5

08.05.2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Zoo Open

Shows & Events

JUL
30

07.30.2014 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Monkey Snack Time Show

JUL
30

07.30.2014 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Amazing Reptiles

JUL
31

07.31.2014 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Alligator Feeding and Tiger Talk

JUL
31

07.31.2014 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Amazing Reptiles

AUG
1

08.01.2014 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Monkey Snack Time Show

AUG
1

08.01.2014 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Amazing Reptiles

AUG
2

08.02.2014 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Monkey Snack Time Show

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