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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. Put The Calgary Zoo into our Calgary itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Lots of animals,,with lots of room in enclosures. ZOO continually Improving and updating. New bridge under construction which will make it a lot easiert To sacess the Zoo, parking being iomproved.  more »
  • You can go any season to the Calgary Zoo....it's one of the best in North America!! Never to old or to young for a trip to the Calgary Zoo...they're always changing up the exhibits, lots to see and do...  more »
  • The Zoo is huge, and it's tough to see it all at one time - so I try to focus on two or three areas each visit. This time, I wanted to see the Penguin Walk before it gets too warm - they don't let the...  more »