Calling all photographers.

Shutterbugs (ages 16+) will have exclusive access to Exploration Asia from 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. to capture stunning photography of iconic wildlife - from camels to tigers and everything in between!   

Photographers of all skill levels are welcome. Capture amazing photographs of the animals and the zoo grounds - without all the crowds.  The zoo's Animal Care, Health & Welfare team is excited to share their passion for the animals they love and care for with our FOCUSED ticket holders. They will be creating some special enrichment and feeding opportunities just for you to photograph. After your exclusive access to Exploration Asia, explore the rest of the zoo as your FOCUSED ticket grants you admission to the zoo for the rest of the day.  

Date: Saturday, March 4, 2023
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. (includes day admission so you can explore the rest of the zoo afterwards) 
Ticket Price: $50 + GST
* Members receive a discount - see below

Day admission is included with your ticket, so be sure to stay to enjoy the zoo after the event.

Click HERE to learn more about Focused and your visit.

Member Pricing

Members (Engage & Inspire only) tickets are $30.00 but must access by logging into their membership account. MUST BE LOGGED IN PRIOR TO ADDING TICKETS TO THE CART to receive discounts (pricing will be auto applied). Note: Membership must be valid on the date of the visit/experience to receive a discount.
IF you are unsure of your membership login DO NOT create a new login, please email for assistance.

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General (16 - 59)

@ $50.00/ea

Senior (60+)

@ $50.00/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.