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Roer's Zoofari

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Open Now: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Roer's Zoofari Admission Package
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Don't expect sidewalk viewing of lions, tigers or great apes, rather friendly interactions with the feathered and furry. Visitors can purchase animal feed items, such as parakeet sticks, and watch as the colorful birds land at their fingertips; feed...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1228 Hunter Mill Rd, Vienna, VA 22182-1300
+1 703-757-6222
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Visited this place for chinese lantern festival that will be here until 15-Jan. The lanterns were simply fantastic and we had a wonderful time admiring, observing and touching them. Martial arts shows are done every hour with the last show at 7 pm. You can...More

3  Thank bala2803
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We had visited here a few years back - when it was the Reston Zoo. Read that it was under new ownership and had been improved. So packed a picnic lunch and headed to Reston / Vienna. Parking is in a decent paved lot. Wasn't...More

5  Thank COTraveller33
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is no zoo: it is more like a farm with farm animals you can feed. The kids would love it. The young female staff members were in a bad mood first thing Sunday morning: they had very little to say and couldn't even say...More

1  Thank ontheroadagain33
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

When I heard there was a zoofari in Reston, VA I had low expectations. But, I was completely surprised when we visited with our friends and our young kids. There was a wide variety of animals. They all looked healthy and happy. The Park was...More

Thank milhouse5134
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I visited the Reston zoo with my daughter and grand kids and it has been improved with new management. The farm animals have been moved , they replaced the wagon ride with a retrofitted school buses and added a camel ride . I also liked...More

Thank Maha M
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Set your expectations by reading about this place before going. My “average” review doesn’t mean it’s terrible, as some have indicated. Just know before you go. Grandkids loved it. If adults are expecting The National Zoo you’re gonna be sorely disappointed. Roam around. You’ll see...More

2  Thank Ken L
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Such a great day. It's a small zoo, but still enough for a toddler to see and enjoy and so many picnic benches to enjoy a peaceful lunch. We went on the open air bus and the driver was amazing and super friendly. We also...More

Thank ginagina2424
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We took our two grandchildren. They enjoyed feeding the animals and the bus ride. You can picnic on the grounds at the several table throughout the zoo, or in a group picnic area.

Thank Brendan B
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This place was amazing! I love baby billy goats...pretty much ALL animals!! What an experience for anyone. So excited to get there than I did not want to leave!!! The animals even tend to interact with you whether you can touch them or you can...More

Thank princessfriday1
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Small”zoo”. I guess it’s a zoo. Needs some maintenance like cutting the grass. Correct a few signs but my 11 yo loved it. Had fun feeding the animals especially the giraffes. I bought a certificate so it included food. You really need to purchase the...More

1  Thank khlaw
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Great choice of zoo if you don’t want to walk a huge zoo with lots of real estate like the national zoo. It was much better than my first time years ago and a very interactive zoo, especially for the kids. The zoo upgraded their...More

Thank karyn A
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Since my last visit a couple of years ago, this place has been improve drastically, for the new visitors, is 2 entrances there, one is for the bus ride (small safari) experience and the entrance that cover only the zoo, new visitor center with small...More

1  Thank Jazmin G
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Willow D
2 May 2017|
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Response from Marsha R | Reviewed this property |
Cash and credit cards
Janet A
27 December 2016|
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Response from Gamma I | Reviewed this property |
Yes, several of places to rest. Some animal sections are close.
23 August 2016|
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Response from ConnieP757 | Reviewed this property |
We were there mid day and it was pretty warm but the animals were all very willing to interact. It was a lot of fun.