Day Admission Tickets

Purchase online for quick access into the zoo

The Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo is open for daily zoo visits!

Purchase your or guest tickets on line to avoid the lines and gain quick access to the zoo. Entrance to the zoo through the North Entrance. West Gate is closed for the season. Last entry and last ticket sold for day admission is 4:00 p.m. Last entry for members is at 5:00 p.m.

Important Updates - Animals, Spaces and Closures

Check Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo Notifications for important updates on operating hours, services and habitat information. Please always check our website for up-to-date information. To pre-plan your visit or to learn more about your experience CLICK HERE. Some discount options cannot be accessed online in advance.


To check if your membership(s) are valid or to purchase tickets for guests please make sure you are logged in to your account! Log in to take advantage of your membership benefits.
Members do not require a ticket for zoo day admissions. Members must show their VALID membership card at the zoo entrance to gain entry. To receive your membership benefits/discounts you must login to your membership account prior to adding tickets to your cart. Your membership MUST be valid on the date of your visit to receive a discount on guest tickets. Please check ‘My Account’ to verify your membership expiry dates.


Introducing our NEW friends and family pass. For a limited time, get up to 20%* off when you purchase tickets for 2 adults and 3 or 4 children. Simply select 2 General (16-59) and 3 or 4 Child (3-15) tickets, the day you and your pack are planning to visit and enter the promo code that applies to you!

2 adults 3 children use: FF3KIDS
2 adults 4 children use: FF4KIDS

*T&Cs apply. Offer extends from February 14 to March 24, 2023. Tickets must be used between these dates (on or before March 24). Discount is calculated based on current season full price tickets for adults and children. Click here for full T&Cs.
Click on 'have a promo code?' below and enter code prior to adding tickets to the cart.

Infants under 3 are free! Any discounts will be applied in the cart.

Child (3 - 15)

@ $19.95/ea

General (16 - 59)

@ $29.95/ea

Senior (60+)

@ $27.95/ea

Dress for the weather! The zoo is open year round with plenty of areas to explore both outdoors and indoors. Day admission, events, experiences happen rain, snow or shine. Purchases/tickets are non-refundable. See our website Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo for more details.