Ever wondered why one animal’s enclosure is bigger than another? Why some animals have more shelter than others? Or what some of the objects are in their enclosures? Discover the answers to these questions and more while exploring the needs of these unique Eurasian animals by studying some of their skulls and even comparing your jump to a snow leopard’s.

What's included:

  • 1 backpack per 20 students maximum
  • pre-written tour (link below)
  • additional information and supporting pictures
  • animal artifacts and activity resources


Pick up before 10am. Return anytime before 3pm. Pick up location: At the north gift shop by Penguin Plunge

Fees for 19/20 school year, entrance fee included in cost:

$165 September – June
$8.00 as a program add-on September – June

*Program add-on is when booked in addition to a regular School Program.

Available as an add on to a school program: please indicate on the booking form.


Student Group Tickets

The Calgary Zoo offers discounted rates for school groups of 15 students or greater. Rates also apply to preschools and daycares. You will also be provided a specific number of FREE chaperone tickets to ensure your school group has adequate supervision. 

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