Archived Notifications

  1. Temporary Aviary Closure Alert: Jihad Shibley Rocky Mountain Aviary (Tuesday, June 1) 

    Tue, 06/01/2021 - 9:32 am

    Update: The aviary is now open.

    The Jihad Shibley Rocky Mountain Aviary in the Canadian Wilds is closed this morning (Tuesday, June 1) while the birds receive their West Nile vaccinations. We will let you know as soon as the aviary has reopened. Thanks for your patience as we provide exceptional care for the animals we love and care for! 

  2. TEMPORARY PATHWAY CLOSURE ALERT: ASIA ZONE (Tuesday, May 4) 

    Mon, 05/03/2021 - 3:25 pm

    TEMPORARY PATHWAY CLOSURE ALERT! There will be limited access to the Asia zone of the zoo during the morning of Tuesday, May 4. 

    Specifically, visitors won’t be able to access pathways to tigers, boars, Himalayan monal and red panda as our team members are doing safety work in the Amur tiger habitat (including tree and viewing glass removal).

    We will let you know as soon as the pathway has reopened. Thanks for your patience as we make the zoo the best it can be for our animals! 

  3. The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today (March 19)

    Fri, 03/19/2021 - 9:23 am

    The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today, March 19, 2021, due to warm weather conditions. We have set specific weather parameters for the walk to ensure the birds' safety and welfare. We are hopeful to resume the Penguin Walk tomorrow if parameters are met. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  4. The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today (March 15)

    Mon, 03/15/2021 - 9:24 am

    The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today, March 15, 2021, due to winds outside of the penguin walk parameters. We have set specific weather parameters for the walk to ensure the birds' safety and welfare. We are hopeful to resume the Penguin Walk tomorrow if parameters are met. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  5. The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today (March 10)

    Wed, 03/10/2021 - 9:42 am

    The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today, March 10, 2021, due to winds outside of the penguin walk parameters. We have set specific weather parameters for the walk to ensure the birds' safety and welfare. We are hopeful to resume the Penguin Walk tomorrow if parameters are met. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  6. Notice: Please note our Call Centre will be closing early today (4:00 p.m.).

    Tue, 03/02/2021 - 12:11 pm

    Due to system maintenance, the Calgary Zoo's Call Centre will be closing at 4:00 p.m. today (instead of 5:00 p.m.). If you need assistance during this time, please reach out to our Guest Relations team via email at [email protected] Call Centre hours will return to normal tomorrow. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

  7. The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today (March 1)

    Mon, 03/01/2021 - 9:42 am

    The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today, March 1, 2021, due to warm weather conditions. We have set specific weather parameters for the walk to ensure the birds' safety and welfare. We are hopeful to resume the Penguin Walk tomorrow if parameters are met. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  8. The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today (February 26)

    Fri, 02/26/2021 - 9:49 am

    The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today, February 26, 2021, due to winds outside of the penguin walk parameters. We have set specific weather parameters for the walk to ensure the birds' safety and welfare. We are hopeful to resume the Penguin Walk tomorrow if parameters are met. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  9. The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today (February 25)

    Thu, 02/25/2021 - 9:50 am

    The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today, February 25, 2021, due to winds outside of the penguin walk parameters. We have set specific weather parameters for the walk to ensure the birds' safety and welfare. We are hopeful to resume the Penguin Walk tomorrow if parameters are met. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  10. The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today (February 19)

    Fri, 02/19/2021 - 9:40 am

    The Penguin Walk has been cancelled for today, February 19, 2021, due to winds outside of the penguin walk parameters. We have set specific weather parameters for the walk to ensure the birds' safety and welfare. We are hopeful to resume the Penguin Walk tomorrow if parameters are met. We apologize for any inconvenience.