Luray Zoo, A Rescue Zoo

The Luray Zoo * 1087 Us Highway 211 West * Luray, Virginia 22835 * (540) 743-4113

Zoo News
Christine Kilby

Christine Kilby

Owner Of Luray Zoo

Tuesday, 18 November 2014 00:00

ZOO Hours Of Operation Thanksgiving Break

Luray Zoo will be open the following weekdays from 11am-4pm for Thanksgiving Break No Appointment needed, November 24, 2014 through November 28, 2014. The Zoo will also be open it’s normal off season hours of operation of 10am-4pm on the weekends. For more info on Luray Zoo Hours Of Operations Click Here. Discovery Tours are also available and booking fast for more info on Discovery Tours and to book click here.

Thursday, 30 October 2014 00:00

Zoo Off Season

    logo The Zoo is preparing once again for the cold weather ahead. Saturday November 1, 2014 (weather permitting) will be the last day of the season that the Ring Tailed Lemurs, and parrots will be on display as they will be moving into their winter housing. They will be back out on display in the spring!

 We are also switching over to our off season business hours on November 1, 2014. November-March the Zoo is Open Weekends 10am to 4pm. Luray Zoo is CLOSED November 2, 2014 and will resume normal weekend business hours November 8, 2014.

The Zoo is open weekdays only for Discovery Tour Appointments.

Luray Zoo will be OPEN 11am-4pm on the following weekdays for Holiday Breaks NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED

November 24-28 2014 December 22-26, 2014

December 29-31, 2014 January 1-2, 2015

Luray Zoo reserves the right to close without notice due to weather, or emergencies. We try to post all closed days in advance see the hours of operation page for days the zoo will be closed. Always check the website and  hours of operation page for unexpected closings due to weather or family emergencies.

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Thursday, 02 October 2014 00:00

Special Wallaby Name Chosen

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Thank you for submitting your name suggestions for the special new zoo family member. The little guys name has been chosen and it is Flash! Flash is a rare Bennett wallaby because he is albino! There is only a 1 in a 100,000 chance that Flash could have been born an albino wallaby! When you visit the zoo you may see Flash riding in moms pouch or see him hopping about on the ground playing with the leaves.

Thursday, 22 May 2014 00:00

Discovery Tours Availability

 

There are no more slots open for Discovery Tours on May 24, 2014 and May 25, 2014. We still have a few openings for May 26, 2014.

Sunday, 23 March 2014 00:00

Young At Heart Day

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On April 18,2014 Feel like a kid again 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)

Young At Heart Days for 2014 Season

May 16, 2014

June 20, 2014

July 18, 2014

August 15, 2014

September 19, 2014

October 17, 2014

Friday, 14 March 2014 00:00

Please Excuse The Mess

construction zonePlease excuse the mess, construction going on at the Zoo! 

 

Monday, 20 January 2014 00:00

Keeper Talk

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Every Saturday until May 17, 2014  at 2pm we will be having Keeper Talk at one of the animal exhibits! For more info on educational shows and zoo activities click here!

Friday, 20 December 2013 15:35

Christmas Cheer

Luray Zoo Owners Christine and Mark Kilby have finished loading the zoomobile van with toys for the Salvation Army Christmas Assistance Program. The Zoo is donating over $3000.00 in gifts, Christine will be delivering the gifts on Monday December 23, 2013.

We hope everyone has a very merry Christmas and a wonderful new year! 

 
 
Saturday, 07 December 2013 12:47

Happy Holidays

 

In celebration of the Holiday Season, regular Zoo admission will be half off on Saturday December 21, 2013! 

Happy Holidays From All The Animals Of Luray Zoo!

 

Thursday, 05 December 2013 00:00

Discovery Tours

Luray Zoo Discovery Tour

 

Discovery tours are only available by reservation ONLY.

Experience a fun guided tour through Luray Zoo, with the Zoo Owners Christine or Mark! You will also have hands on experiences with some of the animals at Luray zoo and fabulous photo opportunities. A trip you and your family will remember forever!

Discovery Tour Admission Rates

 

 Non Season Pass Holders  Season Pass Holders
 $25.00 per adult (ages 13+)  $20.00 per adult (ages 13+)
 $15.00 Per Child (ages 3-13)  $10.00 per child (ages 3-12)

 

Please be aware that children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult to tour Luray Zoo. Luray Zoo does not allow smoking on the zoo grounds.For the health and safety of our zoo's animals and guest,  no pets are allowed on zoo grounds.

 

Discovery Tour Times 

 March Through September October   November Through February  
                   5pm-6pm

 4pm-5pm

5pm-6pm

                      1pm-2pm

                     2pm-3pm

                     3pm-4pm

 

Limited space for Discovery Tours, book your Reservation Today!

Disovery tours are not booked till you recieve an email stating your tour has been booked. Tour request must be done a day in advance. Emailing a request on the day of may result in not being able to accommodate your Discovery Tour Request.  

Discovery Tour Request Form

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Zoo Weekly Calendar

NOV
24

11:00 am 11.24.2014 - 4:00 pm 11.28.2014
Zoo Open Thanksgiving Holiday

NOV
29

11.29.2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Zoo Open

NOV
30

11.30.2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Zoo Open

DEC
1

12.01.2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Zoo Closed Only Open For Discovery Tour Appointments

DEC
2

12.02.2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Zoo Closed Only Open For Discovery Tour Appointments

DEC
3

12.03.2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Zoo Closed Only Open For Discovery Tour Appointments

DEC
4

12.04.2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Zoo Closed Only Open For Discovery Tour Appointments

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  • ZOO Hours Of Operation Thanksgiving Break
    Luray Zoo will be open the following weekdays from 11am-4pm for Thanksgiving Break No Appointment needed, November 24, 2014 through…
  • Zoo Off Season
         The Zoo is preparing once again for the cold weather ahead. Saturday November 1, 2014 (weather permitting) will be…
  • Special Wallaby Name Chosen
    Thank you for submitting your name suggestions for the special new zoo family member. The little guys name has been…

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