Masai Giraffe Behind-the-Scenes Tour


On this tour, guests will have the opportunity to get up-close with these graceful giants! Learn more about these amazing animals, their conservation status, and what it takes to care for them from Zoo Keepers. Guests will also get the chance to offer giraffes Billy, Imara, Noelle, Mchanga, or Tisa some of their daily diet – no ladders necessary!

• Family of 4: $300 non-members, $250 members
• Friends of 2: $200 non-members, $150 members
• Additional adult: $60
• Additional child: $40

Max persons allowed on tour: 5 guests

Offered At

Virginia Zoo

Our school and group programs are great for any group – not just schools! Scouts, homeschool groups, libraries, senior centers and more can all enjoy these exciting offerings. These programs give participants a memorable, fun and highly educational way to learn about animals and conservation.

All programs are age-appropriate and complement the Virginia Standards of Learning along with curriculum requirements in North Carolina and for private schools. Scouts can also complete certain badge requirements; ask us for more information!





5 students, 1 chaperone per 0 students


30 min.


Family Programs


1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult, K, Postsecondary, Preschool

Price Options

$300.00 per Group for Non School Group

$250.00 per Group for Non School Group

$150.00 per Group for Non School Group

$200.00 per Group for Non School Group