Natural Bridge Zoo, the largest, most complete collection of exotic animals in the state of Virginia, will re-open after a winter break, Mid-March 2018.

Close Encounter Animal Adventures are scheduled tours that present and opportunity to meet animals in a ways that is beyond the general admission level. Please visit our Close Encounter Tour page for more information.

African Elephant rides begin March 31st and are currently held on weekends only (Saturdays & Sundays) 12-3. Visit our African Elephant Rides page for more information.

Parakeet Landing is a unique and interactive experience where you will be surrounded by cute and colorful parakeets. It is a walk through aviary and the birds may land or fly around you.