Shutterbugs ages 16+ will be able to visit Canadian Wilds area of the zoo from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. to capture stunning photography. The Calgary Zoo’s animal care team are excited to share their passion for the animals they care for with our Focused ticket holders. They will be creating some enrichment and feeding opportunities just for you so make sure you bring an extra memory card!

Date: January 24, 2021
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Ticket Price: $45 + GST
* Members receive a discount - see below

The area will be closed to members and the public until 11:00 a.m.
Photographers of all skill levels are welcome! Capture amazing photographs of the animals and the zoo grounds - without all the crowds! Full day admission is included with your ticket, so be sure to stick around after the event ends to explore the rest of the zoo grounds on your Zooventure - our safety-minded experience.
** Focused ticket holders will not be able to leave the Canadian Wilds area between 9:45 am and 10:30 am due to the penguin walk. In order to ensure safety and physical distancing Focused tickets do not include admission to the penguin walk. Gates open at 9 am and Focused ticket holders must enter by 9:45 am or after 10:30 am.

Click HERE to learn more about Focused and your visit.

Member Pricing

Members (Engage & Inspire only) tickets are $25.00 but must access the discount by logging into their membership account. If you are unsure of your membership login DO NOT create your own login, please email for assistance.

Member/Account Login


You will be asked to follow all Alberta Health Services Guidelines and to be in accordance with the City of Calgary Bylaw 26M2020 during your visit.

By purchasing tickets, you agree to and accept the following:

  • Ticket holders are not to enter the Calgary Zoo if:
    • You are ill or experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. These include:
      • Fever, Cough, Shortness of breath, Runny nose, Sore throat and/or other symptoms listed on Alberta Health Services website.
    • You have been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with or has symptoms of COVID-19
    • You or someone in your household has traveled internationally in the past 14 days.

Choose Your Ticket Types

General (16 - 59)

@ $45.00/ea

Senior (60+)

@ $45.00/ea

Subtotal: $0.00