Mill Mountain Zoo

Mill Mountain Spur
Roanoke, VA 24014- Map It
Phone: (540) 343-3241

AAA Editor Notes

Mill Mountain Zoo is at the top of Mill Mountain; take Walnut Ave. (Fishburn Pkwy.) 1.7 mi. s.w., then Prospect Rd. .4 mi. n. Nearly 65 species of animals, including 21 of which are either endangered or at risk in the wild, include Western red wolves, mountain lions, red pandas, snow leopards and wolverines. There also is a walk-through aviary. Several vantage points offer incredible views of the surrounding area. Miniature train rides also are available seasonally (weather permitting). Picnicking is permitted.
$9; $8.25 (ages 55+); $7 (ages 3-11). Miniature train ride $2; free (ages 0-2 with parent).
Hours: Daily 10-5. Last admission 1 hour before closing. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 30 minutes minimum.