Canada’s giant panda cubs are safely home in China

Calgary, AB – The first giant panda twins born in Canada safely arrived home at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in China over the weekend. Jia Panpan and Jia Yueyue, Canadian Hope...

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Calgary Zoo recognized for enduring commitment to forest conservation

Calgary, AB – The Calgary Zoo is proud to be a recipient of the Forest Stewardship Council’s 2019 FSC Leadership Award (Design & Build) for Panda Passage. The FSC Leadership Awards celebrate people,...

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The 2019 Calgary Play Summit

Play is … “an activity controlled and structured by the child. It involves the exercise of autonomy, and has the potential to take infinite forms. Play is fun, uncertain, challenging, and flexible....

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Honouring Our Military

In tribute and to thank our Canadian military for their incredible service, past and present, the Calgary Zoo is pleased to offer a 50% discount on admission to members of the military (past and...

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Our giant pandas love bamboo and we’re thankful WestJet does too!

In September an airline announced it was discontinuing direct flights from China to Calgary starting October 31st. For travellers this news was inconvenient, for the Calgary Zoo and our giant pandas,...

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The Conservation Dance

Meet Monty! Monty arrived at the Calgary Zoo as an unhatched egg from Montana and joined the zoo team at the Snyder-Wilson Family Greater Sage-Grouse Pavilion in spring 2019. The sex of greater sage...

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