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The Calgary Zoo has North America’s largest indoor hippo tank. In the wild, tilapia fish swim alongside wild hippos in the Nile River. At the zoo, tilapia help us keep the tank clean by feeding on hippo waste.
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Concession and retail locations vary during the winter period.
Savannah, TransAlta Rainforest and Elephant Crossing 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Penguin Plunge last entrance at 4:15 pm; building closes at 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
The zoo’s stunning surroundings go with every dress. The grounds also provide the perfect setting for weddings of all sizes. Look through photos of what’s possible at the zoo. We’re sure you’ll get inspired by seeing some of the options for your big day.Learn More
Never mind the massive banquet hall that can be quickly converted into smaller, more intimate spaces; the selling feature here is the veranda overlooking the giraffes, zebras and ostriches. It’s like you’re dining right in Africa.Learn More