Admission, Hours and Location
Hours of Operation
|Jan 2 - Dec 23, 2016||10am - 5pm, daily
11am - 4pm, holidays
|Dec 24 - Dec 31, 2016||11am - 4pm, daily|
- Closed: December 25, 2016 and January 1, 2017
2016 Admission Costs
Fee structure for John Janzen Nature Centre & Tegler Discovery Zone
|Parent & Tot (0 – 23 mo)||$3|
|Parent & Child (2 yrs & over)||$6.75|
|Each additional tot or parent||$3|
|Per Person (Ages 2+)||$28.50|
- All above prices include GST
*Family: All members of the same household related by birth, legal status or marriage up to a maximum of 7 people.
Naturally Edmonton Annual Pass
The Naturally Edmonton annual pass is on sale at City of Edmonton attractions and recreation centres. It includes year-round access to the Edmonton Valley Zoo, Muttart Conservatory and John Janzen Nature Centre, plus one all-facility recreation centre admission that can be redeemed for one-time use at any City of Edmonton recreation centre.
This pass replaces the Multi-Attraction annual pass. Fort Edmonton Park will honour all Multi-Attraction annual passes purchased prior to and including February 18, 2015, for the duration of the term of the pass. Individual season passes for each attraction will continue to be offered.
|Annual Pass Type||Rate|
Bulk Admission Discounts
Purchase bulk admissions to the John Janzen Nature Centre. It's a great way to recognize your volunteers or staff!
For more information, see Bulk Admission Discounts.
Taking transit to the John Janzen Nature Centre is a cost-effective mode of transportation. In addition to regular Transit service*, a direct shuttle is available during the spring and summer. The shuttle travels on an hourly schedule between South Campus/Fort Edmonton Park Transit Centre and the Valley Zoo.
*Please note: The main building is an approximate 5 minute walk from the closest bus stops.
We are located at 7000 143 Street. Access is via Fox Drive, just east of the Whitemud.
The John Janzen Nature Centre shares a parking lot with Fort Edmonton Park.
The Nature Centre provides free, paved parking.
The John Janzen Nature Centre is committed to enabling the best possible access to its exhibits. Read more about our accessibility now.
For More Information
John Janzen Nature Centre
7000 143 Street
Whitemud Drive & Fox Drive
Shared parking lot with Fort Edmonton Park
P.O. Box 2359
Edmonton, AB T5J 2R7
For more information, program registration, school and group program bookings call 311
Outside of Edmonton, call 780-442-5311