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Luray Zoo - A Rescue Zoo

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A great adventure

We went with our children/grandchildren during their visit to our cabin, there was more to see than... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Curiosity557021
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Bill H

Nice place with some really cool animals. A must see if you’re visiting Luray Caverns. It’s just a... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
laurhoff
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Shamokin, Pennsylvania
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Luray zoo does not maintain this sight this is a third party sight for accurate information on hours etc see website
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1087 US Highway 211 W, Luray, VA 22835-5245
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+1 540-743-4113
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First things first - the caretakers of the zoo came across as amazing animal loving people. The animals looked well taken care of. It is a small zoo and you can be done with it in about an hour. The caretakers had a ball python...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anupam D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with our children/grandchildren during their visit to our cabin, there was more to see than we realized! A variety of animals, well taken care of and friendly staff.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Curiosity557021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoy the Luray Zoo at least a couple times per year. The reptiles are amazing and the staff never fails to impress. The monkeys kinda creeped me out, so I avoid them...

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sunshine176574
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very nice little zoo. Good for all ages. People are nice and educated. We definitely enjoyed all the animals here. Plus it’s for a good cause.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank imclaughlin18
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Nice place with some really cool animals. A must see if you’re visiting Luray Caverns. It’s just a short distance down the road. Very friendly staff.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank laurhoff
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in while we were vacationing in Luray. It was pretty small but they had lots of reptiles and a petting zoo with goats and sheep. Very friendly staff and the animals looked happy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ratman937
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This past weekend we did the Discovery Tour, where the owner gave us an educational tour of each of the animals. It's absolutely worth the extra money! The owner is an impressive falconry expert and is also very knowledgeable about every species at his zoo....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ffell1989
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is a small zoo with many animals for the children to see. A great place to bring groups of children like Cub Scouts and other groups for a day trip.When you drive up to the front of this zoo you may say to yourself...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank cgiles532
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We had a great time at the Luray Zoo. They have the most beautiful Bengal tiger named Star. She was very vocal and happy to see her keeper when he came to give her some pets. They had a great petting zoo with goats of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We visited the zoo while on holiday in Virginia and I had mixed feelings before even entering as I’m not a huge fan of zoos. The entrance looks fairly ramshackle and there’s a large dinosaur model out front!? (There’s no dinosaurs in the zoo!!). The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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chrissyn1984
24 January 2018|
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Response from Cynthia H | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call. Really nice friendly people.
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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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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
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