About Assiniboine Park Zoo
Regular Hours
General Admission Rates

(Rates shown do not include GST)

  • MembersFREE
  • Adults$19.75
  • Senior (60 years +)$17.50
  • Youth (13-17 years)$17.50
  • 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

Hours of Operation

start April 3, 2015
start October 13, 2015
Assiniboine Park Zoo Daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Gates closed 4:30 pm
Daily 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Gates closed 3:30 pm
Wild Things
Unique Gifts         
Daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Daily 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Arctic Treasures
Gift Shop
Daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Weekdays 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Weekends 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Tundra Grill Daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Daily 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

NEW! Extended Hours – Wednesdays in July

The Zoo will remain open until 8:00 pm each Wednesday in July (July 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29). The Arctic Treasures Gift Shop and Wild Things Unique Gifts will also be open until 8:00 pm on these dates.

Holiday Schedule

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

  • November 11: Open 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • December 25: CLOSED

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, Christmas Eve, Boxing Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.

Admission Rates

Park and Zoo Members Free
Adults (18-59) $19.75
Seniors (60 years +) $17.50
Youth (13-17 years) $17.50
Children (3-12 years) $10.00
Under 3 years FREE

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

Super Tuesday

falls on the first Tuesday of every month. Discounted admission rates are $12 for adults, seniors and youth. Children age 3 – 12 are $10. Children under 3 years of age are free.

Discounted rates do 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.

Group Rates

Reduced rates are available for groups of 25 or more people. Click here for more information.


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

Support Persons

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.

Getting Around

For your comfort and convenience we have 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 $4.00
Double $6.00
Wheelchair $5.00
Electric Scooter $25.00

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

Assiniboine Park Zoo