Create wonderful memories at Alexandria Zoo this holiday season! Holiday Light Safari features hundreds of thousands of lights, train rides, Santa, kids' activities, and more!
Alexandria Zoo will close at 4 pm (last admission 3 pm) and reopen at 5:30 pm each evening of Holiday Light Safari. FOTAZ Memberships and other Zoo Passes are not valid during Holiday Light Safari. In the event of inclement weather, the decision to cancel an evening of Holiday Light Safari will be announced via the Zoo’s facebook page.
Bundle up and stroll through the Zoo's natural setting, aglow with thousands of glistening lights.
Share your wish list with Santa through December 23.
Hop aboard the Holiday Express train ride where you'll see even more lights and displays.
Get into the holiday spirit with entertainment on select evenings.
Before you leave, stop by the Zootique where a variety of wild gift items - perfect for the animal in everyone - await.
Enjoy tasty winter treats from the Palm Cafe. Hot chocolate, meals and snacks will be available for purchase.
While you may spot a few night owls during Holiday Light Safari, most of our residents will be catching some zzz's.