Important Health & Safety Update
Effective September 20, 2021, the Calgary Zoo will require all visitors 12 years of age and older to provide proof of one of the following before being permitted entry:
- Government-issued proof of COVID-19 double vaccination (between September 20 – October 25, proof of a single dose will be accepted if given two or more weeks prior to attendance);
- Proof of a negative COVID-19 test, taken within the previous 72 hours (either PCR or Rapid Test); or
- Documentation of a medical exemption.
Those who are unable to show proof of one of the items listed above will be denied entry. This applies to all visitors aged 12 years and older.
Temporary Closure Notifications
Playground: In addition, please note the Brawn Family Foundation Bugtopia will be closed to the public on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 for major playground maintenance. The play space will reopen on Wednesday, September 22, 2021. Thank you for your understanding!
Snow Leopard Habitat: Please note the snow leopards will not be viewable on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, while we replace the viewing glass panels in their habitat. We appreciate your patience as we make the zoo the best it can be for the animals we love and care for!
Outdoor Penguin Habitat: Please note the Humboldt penguins will not be viewable on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 and Wednesday, September 22, 2021 while the outdoor habitat undergoes maintenance.
We appreciate your patience as we make the zoo the best it can be for the animals we love and care for!