Come to the Calgary Zoo for a WILD Summer!

Calgary, AB – To align with Stage 3 of the provincial reopening plan, the Calgary Zoo announced the normalization of its daily operations earlier today, effective July 1, 2021. “We look forward to...

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Generous Calgary Family Gives New Life to the Calgary Zoo’s Iconic “Dinny” the Dinosaur

Calgary, AB – The oldest resident at the Calgary Zoo is getting a much-needed makeover, thanks to the generosity of the Brawn Family Foundation. Born in 1937, “Dinny” the Brontosaurus was constructed...

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Building a New Future for Wildlife

Calgary, AB – The Calgary Zoo has broken ground on its much anticipated new Wildlife Conservation Centre, marking the start of construction on the state-of-the-art facility located east of Calgary...

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Meerkats, Dwarf Crocodiles, Butterflies and Penguins…Oh My!

Calgary, AB – After a six-month closure as part of the enhanced public safety measures announced in December, the Calgary Zoo reopened its indoor animal habitats and buildings today as part of Stage 2...

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Join us for Seniors' Week - June 7-10

You know them, you love them, and we do too – our seniors! In celebration of Seniors’ Week, the Calgary Zoo is proud to partner with the City of Calgary to show our appreciation for Alberta’s seniors...

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Breeding Endangered Whooping Cranes In A COVID Time

Calgary, AB - Breeding endangered whooping cranes and hatching chicks successfully is always challenging – even more so during a global pandemic but WE DID IT! The Calgary Zoo has three whooping crane...

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