Calgary Zoo

Zoo Kids and Family Programs


Description
Provides education and entertainment programs at the zoo for children and families.

Service offers:

  • child and family oriented special events for Christmas Zoo Lites, New Years, Easter, etc.
  • recreational programs, field trips, holiday programs, sleepovers, birthday celebrations (age 5 to 12), summer camps, Storytime at the Zoo
  • Kids Clubs, Kinderzoo (age 4 to 5), Zoo Rangers (age 6 to 9), Junior Naturalists (age 10 to 13), pre-school programs, Wee Wigglers and Kindermusik
  • programs where participants make enrichment items for the animals
  • youth groups for Scouts/Girl Guides, organized Boys and Girls Clubs, etc.
  • Schoolyard Naturalization Project supports schools redesigning their property
  • School at the Zoo program, in conjunction with Campus Calgary
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to children and youth age 0 to 17. 
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service contact for details.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-232-9300 Main Switchboard
Web Site
http://www.calgaryzoo.com
Email
guestrelations@calgaryzoo.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Contact for details.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Subsidies available through the City of Calgary Fee Assistance program, contact 3-1-1.

Membership Fee: Yes,

For Society membership, contact Zoo for details.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Electric and push wheelchairs are available for rental.Other disabled access: Yes - Club cars during Spring and Fall
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 31, 2017
Address
Calgary Zoo and Botanical Gardens; 1300 Zoo Road NE
Calgary, AB, T2E 7V6
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sun
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM