- Provides education and entertainment programs at the zoo for children and families.
- 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
- 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,
- 403-232-9300 Main Switchboard
- Web Site
- 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.
- 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
- Last Updated On
- October 31, 2017
- Calgary Zoo and Botanical Gardens; 1300 Zoo Road NE
Calgary, AB, T2E 7V6
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- Hours of Operation
- Mon09:00 AM - 05:00 PMTue09:00 AM - 05:00 PMWed09:00 AM - 05:00 PMThu09:00 AM - 05:00 PMFri09:00 AM - 05:00 PMSat09:00 AM - 05:00 PMSun09:00 AM - 05:00 PM