Some exciting new additions arrived at the park in 2015, and more are coming in 2016!
New Additions in 2016
- Theatrical performances by Wagonstage Theatre are taking over the Prehistoric Park Amphitheatre. Keep your eyes peeled for special appearances by Sam and Rex!
- Brand new interpretive programs will help you become an expert on the world of the dinos- from sharks to crocodiles and birds to turtles, our zoo educators will help navigate your journey into nature as it existed 65 million years ago.
- Make a splash with new water cannons in the back lagoon (look for them in late spring).
- Keep an eye out for fun new structures- they'll be dino sized!
New Additions in 2015
Dino Tot Loop Expansion Project
- Come slide through a massive tyrannosaurus rex skull!
- Have your photo taken with our Prehistoric Park Pal, Sam- our resident dinosaur expert. He'll be a guide on your journey through Dinosaurs Alive in Prehistoric Park!
Dino Dung Loop Expansion Project
- For a truly “immersive” experience get inside our massive sized pile of dino poo or our dino eggs!
- Don’t forget to share your photos with your friends!
Dino Dig Loop Expansion Project
- Larger than life ferns and meat can be explored in one of our new interpretive areas.
- Help uncover the fossilized skeleton of a Mosasaur in our dino dig excavation site.
- You can’t miss our colorful new interpretive centers scattered around the park. Stop at one for some bite size prehistoric information, touch and feel cool objects and even read a story about how Calgary used to be covered by a sea.
Prehistoric Park App for your phones and tablets
- Introducing the Prehistoric Park Augmented Reality Experience presented by ConocoPhillips Canada. Add a new dimension to your Prehistoric Park visit with the zoo’s Augmented Reality Experience APP! Download the app onto your iPhone or Android device.