If you are thinking where to bring your family and friends for a fun-filled educational trip, don’t miss out in your list the Calgary Zoo. It is the second largest zoo in Canada with over 1,000 animals, fish and insects, and 290 different species. The Calgary Zoo is just the right place for you especially if you are traveling in a group because you can avail of the Calgary Zoo Coupons.
Established in 1929 in its current location in Bridgeland, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, the Calgary Zoo spent years to develop a better place for the caring and conserving of the animals. It offers visitors a wide array of exhibits that include Prehistoric Park, African Savannah, Canadian Wilds, Creatures of the Night Australia, TransAlta Rainforest, Eurasia, African Crossing, and South America. These exhibits display the uniqueness of the flora and fauna in the different regions of the world. Aside from the exhibits, the zoo also features 25 daily zoo programs that will surely excite you. Not only that, you can also book your parties, meetings or reception at the zoo.
Calgary Zoo Discount Tickets which you can get from different sources are also available to those who want to save on the admission. So you will have no more “tight budget” excuse in not going there.
You can get your discounts at any of the following:
Bad Weather Bundle: Special Discounts to visitors during bad weather days.
Calgary Co-Op Value Plus Members: If you are a ValuePlus member you will receive 20% off regular day admission up to four people upn presentation of your card. Not to be combined with any other offer and not valid during special events.
Second Admission of equal or greater Value: One complimentary admission when a second admission of equal or greater value is purchased. This offer should be combined with other offers and valid only until November 1, 2011. Check out the Entertainment Guides in Canada for more information on this.
Second Admission of equal or lesser value: If you buy one General Zoo Day Admission, you receive 50% off a second Zoo Day Admission of lesser or equal value. It should not be combined with other offer and valid only until December 30, 2011.
AIRMILES: Redeem AIRMILES Reward Miles for regular Calgary Zoo Day Admission. The certificate is non-refundable and no-cash value.
AMA Membership: You save 20% in admission if you have AMA card. Not to be combined with other offers and not valid on special events.
Hostelling International: 50% off on one ticket only on regular day admission. Promo valid until December 31, 2011.
Calgary Horticultural Society: Members of the society gets 20% off on regular admission for a maximum of 4. Not to be combined with any other offer and not valid during special events. Show your card if you want to avail.
Participating Drink: You can also get Calgary Zoo Coupons if you purchase selected participating drink.
Official Web Site: For more information about Coupons and best deals, visit calgaryzoo.org.
What’s New at the Zoo? Newsletter: Free subscription to the newsletter and you will receive the latest promos and deals through email.
Social Networking Sites: You can also get special coupons if you will follow Calgary Zoo in Facebook and Youtube.
Print Materials: Local newspaper, brochures, pamplets, and other printed materials might be able to give you special coupons.
Hotel Partners: There are special discount packages at participating hotels nearby.
Annual Membership: Members are entitled to a whole-year free admission. Check on their Web site for membership levels and prices.
Group Tickets: Discounts available to a group of 15 or more must be purchased three (3) days in advance.
American Automobile Association: Many of the popular zoos will a AAA Discount rate when you present your AAA Membership ID Card.
For more info on how to get the discount coupons, just visit the Calgary Zoo Web site.
Hours of Operation
Main Gates: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Kitamba Java: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Kitamba Cafe: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Guest Relations: North 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Admission Ticket Prices
General Admission (age 16-59): $21
Senior (age 60+): $19
Child (age 3-15): $13
Infant (age 2 & under): FREE
For members of Engage and Inspire Membership: free parking after 8:45 am.
A charge of $5 dollar per vehicle for non members.
Address and Contact Information
Calgary Zoo, Botanical Garden & Prehistoric Park
1300 Zoo Road NE
Canada T2E 7V6