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Admission & Hours

The Edmonton Valley Zoo is open 364 days of the year. An annual pass is a great investment, allowing your family to see the animals any day of the year — from getting close to the babies in springtime through seeing them grow up through the fall and winter seasons.

Hours of Operation

Please note that the Edmonton Valley Zoo will be closing at 2:30pm on September 24, 2014

Dates Time
Jan 1 to May 9, 2014
10am-4pm, daily
May 10 to Sept 8, 2014
9am-6pm, daily
Sept 9 to Oct 13, 2014
9am-4pm, weekdays
9am-6pm weekends & holidays
Oct 14 to Dec 31, 2014
10am-4pm, daily
  • Free Admission Day: September 28, 2014
  • Closed December 25, 2014

Annual Passes

Buy an Annual Pass for unlimited admission to the zoo.

Group Admission Rates

Tour the zoo with your group of 10 or more to receive discounted admission rates.

Bulk Admission Discounts

Purchase bulk admissions to the Edmonton Valley Zoo. It's a great way to recognize your volunteers or staff!

For more information, see Bulk Admission Discounts.

Admission Costs

2014 Summer Admission Rates

May 10 - October 13, 2014

Admission Type Regular Admission* Group Booking Admission Group Admission with Paddleboats
(Ages 2-12)
$8 $7.20 $11.20
(Ages 13-17)
$11 $9.90 $13.90
(Ages 18-64)
$13.25 $11.93 $15.93
(Age 65+)
$11 $9.90 $13.90
Family* $42.50 N/A N/A
Grandparent* $42.50 N/A N/A

Please Note 

*Children under 2 are free of charge.

*Regular Admission includes our Get Closer: Animal Talks, and usage of miniature train and carousel.

*Individual Paddle boat admission is $6 per person, all age categories.

*Family Admission: 2 adults and all children under 18-years old living in the same household.

*Grandparent Admission: 2 grandparents and up to 4 grandchildren.

*Groups must book 48 hours in advance to qualify for a discounted rate. For more information, see Group Admission.

For more information:

Edmonton Valley Zoo

13315 Buena Vista Road (87th Avenue)
PO Box 2359
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2R7

Telephone In Edmonton: 311
Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311
Email attractions@edmonton.ca