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Spring Break at the Zoo

When school's out, the Zoo is in! Have you ever wanted to know what a polar bear eats for breakfast? Or how high a snow leopard can jump? Or how many fingers a gibbon has? Learn this and so much more at our featured Zoo Chats lead by the animal care professionals that care for these species every day. Plus, participate in fun activities all week long!

Join us for Zoo Chats every day from March 23 - 31:

Heavy Horse Chat: McFeetors Heavy Horse Centre | 10:30 AM
Snow Leopard Secrets: Snow Leopard Habitat | 11:00 AM
In the Company of Camels: Camel Habitat | 1:00 PM
Tropical Adventure: Toucan Ridge | 2:00 PM
Wolf Woods: Wolf Habitat | 3:00 PM

Enjoy more great Zoo Chats:
Meet the Researcher
Leatherdale International Polar Bear Conservation Centre | 11:00 AM | Monday March 25 - Friday March 29

Enjoy these activities daily from March 23 - 31:

Heavy Horse Wagon Rides | McFeetors Heavy Horse Centre | 1:00 - 3:00*
Meet our majestic Percheron horses, and enjoy a wagon ride around the McFeetors Heavy Horse Centre. Wagon ride tickets are $3 per person.

Jungle Games | Toucan Ridge | 11:00 - 3:00
Vine Skip Rope Race: Race to the finish line while swinging your way through the jungle course.
Coconut Toss: Try to land coconuts in the holes of a palm tree board.

Jungle Vine Demo Station | Toucan Ridge | 11:00 - 3:00
Learn how to make jungle vines with recycled materials 

Story Time | Gateway to the Arctic | 12:00 - 2:00 
Relax and enjoy story time in the Journey to Churchill exhibit

Safari Vest Craft | Kinsmen Discovery Centre | 11:00 - 3:00
Bring an old t-shirt to transform into a safari vest! Proudly wear your masterpiece as you explore the Zoo.

Scavenger Hunt | Toucan Ridge | 11:00 - 3:00
Explore Toucan Ridge to discover its animal inhabitants.

Don't miss a special appearance on Saturday, March 23 from Mr. Link from the upcoming movie Missing Link!

*Wagon ride schedule is subject to change depending on weather, required animal care, and staff availability. 


Grey Wolf

Weekend Zoo Chats

Fall and winter are great seasons to get outdoors and learn about your favourite Zoo animals from the people who care for them. Each month has a new theme! Weekend Zoo Chats take place every Saturday and Sunday at 11:00 am. 
 
March | Toucan Ridge: Jungle fun with plants and animals from South and Central America.

April | Talkin' Takin: Come learn more about our Takin family!


In service days

In-Service Discount Days

Enjoy $15 Zoo admission for youth, adults and seniors on the following school in-service days.

- Friday, February 1
- Friday, March 15
- Friday, April 26

Discounted tickets must be purchased in person at the Zoo Entrance, cannot be combined with other offers or promotions, and are valid only on the day of the promotion.