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Metro Richmond Zoo - Things to Know Before Visiting

8300 Beaver Bridge Rd, Moseley, VA 23120, USA

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About Metro Richmond Zoo

A privately owned for-profit zoo which was in Chesterfield county has an area of 70 acres and houses around 2,000 animals representing over 180 species, including reticulated giraffe, white rhinoceros, snow leopard, cheetah and Grant's zebra.


Attractions Near Metro Richmond Zoo

Mid-Lothian Mines Park
Mid-Lothian Mines Park16.63km from Metro Richmond Zoo

Midlothian Mines Park is a park developed in Midlothian, Virginia which promotes educational tours and nature trails about the history of the pioneer mining and railroad industries in Chesterfield County,

Pocahontas State Park
Pocahontas State Park17.24km from Metro Richmond Zoo

This is a state park located in Chesterfield, Virginia. It was laid out by the Civilian Conservation Corps along the Swift Creek. The park is the site of the Civilian Conservation Corps Museum with exhibits about the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Virginia. The exhibits include photographs, artifacts and personal mementos.

Magnolia Grange House Museum
Magnolia Grange House Museum22.94km from Metro Richmond Zoo

The Magnolia Grange is a historic mansion located across from the Chesterfield County Courthouse in Chesterfield. This brick plantation house was built in 1823 and is a two-story, five-bay, brick dwelling in the Federal style. It is known for its elaborate woodwork and ornamental ceiling medallions. It now operates as a museum and has a lot of ancient collections.

BENSLEY PARK
BENSLEY PARK28.8km from Metro Richmond Zoo

This 17-acre park provides several recreational amenities, including tennis courts, ball fields, walking trails, a picnic area and a playground. The Bensley Recreation Center, which is located within the park, also hosts a variety of programs and events for youths, adults, and seniors.

Richmond National Battlefield Park
Richmond National Battlefield Park32.97km from Metro Richmond Zoo

The Richmond National Battlefield Park commemorates 13 American Civil War sites around Richmond, Virginia, which served as the capital of the Confederate States of America for most of the war. The park connects certain features within the city with defensive fortifications and battle sites around it.

Pamplin Historical Park
Pamplin Historical Park33.71km from Metro Richmond Zoo

A 424-acre private sector historical park located near Petersburg, Virginia. The park preserves open space and serves the dual use of preserving a significant fragment of the Petersburg Breakthrough Battlefield, a National Historic Landmark, and key components of the Third Battle of Petersburg. The park also provides a footprint location for the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier, which is located within the park.

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Chesterfield County
Chesterfield County
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A county located just south of Richmond in the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is the fourth-most populous county in Virginia. Blessed with natural beauty and so many historic places.

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