Visit The Zoo

Discover A World Of Adventure

NOVA Wild is Northern Virginia’s only zoological park, formerly known as the Reston Zoo. Discover 30 acres that over 100 animals call home, including many endangered species. 

General Admission Tickets (Opens on March 11, 2023)

General Admission Tickets include full access to the drive-thru safari and the stroll-thru portions of the zoo.

Adults: $20
Active Military & Seniors: $15
Children ages 3-17: $15
Children under 2: FREE

Season Passes: $XXX for unlimited entry all year long

Plus, for a nominal fee ($2– $5), you can feed exotic birds, <<second species>>, and other animals with a healthy diet that we provide.

Up-Close & Personal Experiences

Meet our Kangaroo Joey

Spend 20 minutes with our baby kangaroo alongside animal care staff, who will tell you all about kangaroos and answer any questions.

Meet a Large Snake

Reserve 20 minutes with one of our large, exotic snake species, such as a <<species name>> or a <<species name>>. Learn all about these frequently misunderstood creatures from one of our knowledgeable zookeepers.

Meet a Capybara

Spend 20 minutes with the largest rodent in the world, native to South America. Closely related to guinea pigs, Capybaras are strong swimmers with webbed feet. Book today to spend time with these gentle giants alongside a trained expert.