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The Calgary Zoo, Calgary

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Learn more about endangered wildlife at The Calgary Zoo, housing over 1,000 animals in enclosures designed to resemble their natural habitats. In addition to representing and conserving more than 100 different species, the zoo features a large botanical garden with changing displays of common garden flowers and tropical plants. Onsite picnic areas provide plenty of green space to relax, while a prehistoric park with life-sized dinosaur replicas ensures additional entertainment for families with little kids. Special programs include behind-the-scenes tours and keeper-for-a-day experiences. Visit the website to purchase tickets and find a printable hi-res map. To visit The Calgary Zoo on your holiday in Calgary, and find out what else Calgary has to offer, use our Calgary driving holiday planning site .
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  • I have been to zoos all over Canada and the US and Calgary zoo is one of my favorites.Partially Im sure is because I LOVE Calgary. The animals seem to have a reasonable amount of space. I am personaly...  more »
  • It is a beautiful zoo with so many zones that a zoo pass is completely worth it as a resident. Often I go with my young son 3 times every month or so and it is a different experience each time. The Di...  more »
  • We recently visited the Calgary Zoo for their Zoo Lights festival. It was a great relaxing time, we made it a date night. Easy walking and just big enough to see the lights but not so big that we were...  more »

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