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Luray Zoo - A Rescue Zoo

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Small but mighty

I loved this rescue zoo! I'm not huge fan of snakes, reptiles, spiders, and little things that... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Mikaela M
Roanoke, Virginia
via mobile
Absolutely Amazing!

I don't know where to begin with this review. From looking at this place from the outside you would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joseph M
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“rescued animals”(12 reviews)
“bengal tiger”(8 reviews)
Luray zoo does not maintain this sight this is a third party sight for accurate information on hours etc see website
1087 US Highway 211 W, Luray, VA 22835-5245
+1 540-743-4113
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know where to begin with this review. From looking at this place from the outside you would never believe what was on the inside. Right from the start, the staff was friendly and warm. They answered all our questions very politely and was...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a little rescue zoo. It has quite a few snakes and lots of goats to feed at the petting zoo. There are a few primates and birds too. My kids enjoyed it. It is small but clean and I love that the animals...More

Thank chrismckay73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You must stop and see this amazing rescue zoo. It is small, but it was a great morning trip. Star the Bengal tiger is beautiful! They have a little bit of everything. Kids can feed the goats (purchase food from the zoo) There is an...More

Thank oswaldburns
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't have anything negative to say other than the bathroom facilities are a clean port-o-potty. From the outside, it looks small and we were skeptical, but decided to go in anyways. We were all laughing surprised. Huge collection of reptiles. All the animals were well...More

1  Thank ohwowee
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The first thing you need to know about Mark Kilby, who owns the Luray Zoo in Luray, Virginia, is that he thinks dogs make terrible pets. In fact, Kilby prefers reptiles. To prove his point, he boasts that his small zoo features "one of the...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This zoo isn’t big but it was very personal level. The owner was around the property and is very hands on. Very grateful that these animals are given a second chance. By each animal, they have their story - how they came to Luray Zoo.

Thank Kris Y
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We thought this would be a good way to pass the time on a cloudy day. Wow! Such a great little zoo. You can totally tell that animals are well cared for and accepting of you being there. They really interact with you. The owner...More

1  Thank davesantucci10
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

For a small, reasonably priced zoo in this area, I wasn't expecting much. But the facilities were well taken care of and it was clear that the animals are treated with love and care. Some of the animals have their names and stories posted at...More

3  Thank imyoungandhip
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

I loved this rescue zoo! I'm not huge fan of snakes, reptiles, spiders, and little things that craw. This zoo had so much more to offer though. Monkeys, Birds, A tiger, goats, hawks, owls, and so much more were there to see. The petting zoo...More

3  Thank Mikaela M
Reviewed 13 July 2018

small rescue zoo filled with rescued exotic animals as well as domestic farm animals. nice reptile room. are able to feed the farm animals.

Thank Cass W
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Response from Cynthia H | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call. Really nice friendly people.
Ina W
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Response from Eric H | Reviewed this property |
No parking fee.
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20 August 2015|
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Response from Grami-TT | Reviewed this property |
Yes! You will be near several places to eat, Anthony's is great for Italian, Burger King, McDonald's. there is an awesome place called FLOTZIE's and several picnic tables there. They have the world's best ice cream for a... More