About Assiniboine Park Zoo
  • Open Daily9:00 am
  • Gates Close3:30 pm
  • Zoo Cleared4:00 pm
General Admission Rates

(Rates shown do not include GST)

  • MembersFREE
  • Adults$18.50
  • Senior (60 years +)$14.81
  • Youth (13-17 years)$14.81
  • Children (3-12 years)$10.00
  • Under 3 yearsFREE

Located minutes from downtown Winnipeg, Assiniboine Park Zoo provides visitors with the opportunity to interact with animal species from all corners of the globe. With over 80 park-like acres to explore, the Zoo has been a favourite destination for families, tourists, school groups, and animal lovers for over a century.

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Hours & Rates

NOTICE: The underwater viewing tunnels in Journey to Churchill are currently closed for maintenance. During the tunnel closure, the harbour seals will be off exhibit, however the polar bears are on exhibit together in the Churchill Coast section of Journey to Churchill. We will provide an update regarding the anticipated reopening date as soon as possible. Visitors save 10% on Zoo admission during the tunnel closure. Children under 3 are free. Discounted tickets must be purchased at the Zoo entrance and cannot be combined with other offers or discounts.

Hours of Operation

REMEMBRANCE DAY hours of operation (November 11): 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

(Oct. 14, 2014 - Apr. 2, 2015)

(Apr. 3, 2014 - Oct. 12, 2015)

Assiniboine Park Zoo

Open Daily: 9:00 am
Gates Close: 3:30 pm
Zoo Cleared: 4:00 pm

Open Daily: 9:00 am
Gates Close: 4:30 pm
Zoo Cleared: 5:00 pm
Gift Shops

Daily 9:00 am to 4:00 pm *

Daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tundra Grill

Daily 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

* Wild Things Unique Gifts, located at the Zoo entrance at 2595 Roblin Boulevard, will be open until 7:00 pm each Friday between November 21 and December 19.

Holiday Schedule

Assiniboine Park Zoo is open 364 days a year. We operate with reduced hours on the following dates:

  • November 11: Open 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • December 24: Open 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • December 25: CLOSED
  • December 31: Open 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

We are open for regular hours of operation on all other holidays including Louis Riel Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, the August long weekend, Labour Day, Thanksgiving.

Admission Rates

Park and Zoo Members Free
Adults (18-59) $18.50
Seniors (60 years +) $14.81
Youth (13-17 years) $14.81
Children (3-12 years) $10.00
Under 3 years FREE

Rates shown do not include GST.
Cash, cheque, debit card, MasterCard and Visa accepted.

$10 Tuesdays

Will be offered every tuesday from July 8 to December 30, 2014. Promotional rate applies to all admission categories and does not include GST. Discount cannot be combined with other promotions or offers. Discounted tickets must be purchased at the Zoo Entrance from a Visitor Services Representative or at a self-serve kiosk.


If you are a frequent Zoo visitor, the Assiniboine Park Membership Program offers great value!


Access 2When persons with a disability who require a full-time support person attend the Zoo, they pay the full admission rate, but the support person is admitted free of charge.

Assiniboine Zoo is a supporter of the Access 2 Entertainment program.


Group rates are available for 30 or more people. Click here for more information.

Getting Around

For your comfort and convenience we have toboggans (in winter) and strollers, wheelchairs and scooters (in the spring/summer/fall) available to rent during your Zoo visit. To minimize wear and tear, availability of seasonal items will be at the discretion of the Zoo staff and dependant on weather conditions.

Single $3.00
Double $4.75
Sled $5.00
Wheelchair $5.00
Electric Scooter $25.00

GST included
Cash, cheque, debit card, MasterCard and Visa accepted.

Assiniboine Park Zoo