Owner Of Luray Zoo
Opening day for 2017 season is March 1, 2017!
Starting March 2017 thru October 2017 the zoo is open daily 10am to 5pm including holidays.
Check zoos website later in the season for 2017/2018 winter hours ( November 2017 thru February 2018).
Luray Zoo A Rescue Zoo welcomes another new animal into the zoo family! Yukon the Canadian Lynx arrived at the zoo on February 22, 2017. Yukon is adapting very well to his new home here. We are in the process of putting the last finishing touches on his enclosure and are in the process of completing his den, all should be completed by the start of this upcoming week! Yukon will be on exhibit to the public while we do the last finishing touches to his enclosure and finish his den.
The zoo is currently open weekends 11am-4pm.
March 1, 2017 is the opening day of the 2017 season and the zoo hours will then 10am-5pm daily until October. Then the zoo will then switch back to its winter hours November 2017.For more information on hours of operations click here.
Luray Zoo A Rescue Zoo welcomes a new member to the zoo family, Mr. Blueberries a Vervet Monkey. He came to call the zoo home on February 16, 2017. Mr. Blueberries is on exhibit and is adapting very nicely to his new home here at Luray Zoo A Rescue Zoo.
Starting May 1, 2017 the zoo admission rate will be changing.
The new zoo admission rate as of May 1, 2017 will be:
If you wold like to help support the animals please check our donation page click here. At the Zoos Donation Page you will find a list of some of the items the zoo is in need of as well as links to the zoo amazon wish list. We hope everyone is having a great 2017!
We will be open tomorrow on Monday, January 16, 2017 on Martin Luther King Jr. Day from 11AM to 4PM
We have had many calls asking if we sell season passes online. At this time we do not, but if you wish to purchase season passes either for yourself or as a gift, you do not have to come to the zoo all you have to do is call 540-743-4113! When you call please have the first and last name of the individuals you are purchasing passes for, know if they are an adult pass (ages 13-55), senior pass (age 56+) or child pass (ages 3-12). We will take down all the information and send you a PayPal invoice, once invoice is paid you will receive an email with your Season Pass Vouchers that you print out and bring in on your first visit to verify information and complete season pass information forms and claim your season pass.
Luray Zoo A Rescue Zoo is booking up for ZOO TO YOU Outreach programs! Call today to reserve your ZOO TO YOU program(s) 540-743-4113!
Luray Zoo Outreach
We bring the ZOO to YOU!
Since 1957 Luray Zoo has been providing outreach educational programs and displays. Just to name a few we have done: Yogi Bear Jelly stone Park Luray VA (2001-2011), Discovery Channel, Animal Planet ,National Geographic, Massanutten Resort, DC 101, schools, private events and parties!
Luray Zoo offers outreach programs year round!
Call for pricing and availability. (540)-743-4113
What Type Of Outreach Programs Does Luray Zoo Offer?
What Topics Can We Cover?
We can design any program around any subject! (We can even help with SOLs and badges for girl and boy scouts!) Here are a few subjects we can teach!
Snake Venom toxicity and complexity
Click here for more inforhttps://lurayzoo.com/edzoocation/outreach-program.html
Don't forget that the Jungle Gift shop is open 11 AM to 9 PM every day until December 24, 2016 for Holiday Shopping!
We also have gift certificates and season passes available!
Did you know all gift shop purchases, admission tickets, and donations all goes towards helping the animals that call Luray Rescue Zoo home? We would like to thank you for your continued support!
We will have special animal guest in the gift shop each evening 6pm till 9pm that you can meet each evening! Pictured below is Mark Kilby with red tailed hawk "Isabel"
The reptile house will be open at night as well for a discounted rate, the outdoor portion of the zoo will still close at 4PM.
For more pictures of the gift shop check out the zoos facebook page! https://www.facebook.com/lurayzooarescuezoo/