March 19 - September 30, 2015
October 1, 2015 - March 31, 2016
Low Season 2015: $23
High Season 2015: $24.95
Low Season 2015: $21
High Season 2015: $22.95
Child (3 - 15)
Low Season 2015: $15
High Season 2015: $16.95
Infant (2 & under)
Event Parking: $8
Our North parking lots are open 365 days a year; the West parking lot will reopen on April 1, 2015.
Click here for Member parking information.
Click here for Public parking information.
Gates & Services
(March 19, 2015 to October 13, 2015)
Gates open 9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(The West Gate reopens on April 1, 2015.)
Concession and Retail open 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., including Kitamba Java and Penguin Café. Kitamba Café is open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Our outdoor Concession locations are open dependant on weather and volume of attendance from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Buildings: Savannah, TransAlta Rainforest, and Eurasian Gateway, 9 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Exception Penguin Plunge: last entrance at 5:45 p.m., building closes at 6:00 p.m.
Zoo Grounds close at 6 p.m.
The Calgary Zoo is Calgary’s top tourist attraction. Bring your kids for an unforgettable, fun-filled day. Meet our captivating penguins in an Antarctic environment; visit majestic giraffes, bellowing hippos and colourful mandrills in Africa; our cool cats - tigers, lynx and snow leopards in Eurasia; or the stars of the Canadian Wilds – our bears, cougars and wolves.
Join the zoo and can come by whenever you like. Pop in just to peek at the penguins, take a trip to see the tigers, or visit them all!Learn More
Eating & Dining
Stomach growling? Head over to Kitamba Café or one of our many food kiosks throughout the Calgary Zoo.Learn More
Gifts & Souvenirs
Our gift shops offer practical items – rainwear, batteries and sunscreen – as well as a selection of gifts, collectibles and souvenirs.Learn More
Rides & Play Areas
Take a break while the kids burn off some extra energy. The zoo’s huge play areas have tons of activities for kids of all ages.Learn More
Need an ATM or a wagon for the kids? Lost your kids?! Here are some guest services that may be helpful for you.Learn More
Security, Health & Safety
The Calgary Zoo is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for everyone – staff, volunteers, visitors and our animals.Learn More