Sharing the mountaintop with the star is the Mill Mountain Zoo. Asian animals are center stage here, including a rare Siberian tiger, snow leopards, and red pandas. Ride the Zoo Choo train for $2.
Mill Mountain Park; follow Walnut St. south 2 mi from downtown Roanoke; or take Pkwy. Spur Rd. 3 mi north from Blue Ridge Pkwy. at milepost 120.3, Roanoke, Virginia, 24034, United States
Oct 1, 2009
A kiddie petting zoo at the top of Mill Mountain. I saw exotic birds, snakes, red panda, monkeys, etc. Young kids, families should visit. Also, walk up to the Star which lights up at night. Its safe to visit Roanoke.