This garden centre has trees, shrubs, perennials and garden decorations, as well as a gift shop and a butterfly house filled with exotic plants and tropical butterflies.
Bring your binoculars to the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, just 5 km east of downtown on the Bow River, and keep your eyes peeled as this 36-hectare wildlife reserve is visited by more than 270 species of birds, 21 species of mammals, 2 amphibians, 2 reptiles, 7 species of fish and 27 species of butterflies. The Nature Centre boats an exhibit hall, educational resources for families and wildlife lovers, meeting space and records recent sightings in the area. .
Nestled on the banks of the North Saskatchewan River, in the heart of the Edmonton River Valley, The Edmonton Valley Zoo is a place that fosters enduring bonds between animals and people; a place where learning is engaging and memorable; a place of research, education and conservation; and, above all, a place where a high quality of life for the animals is the top priority.
Take advantage of Edmonton's attractions with a U-Pick Pass. The Edmonton Attractions Pass gives you access to any 4 out of 15 of the region's most visited attractions for one low price. Or, choose to upgrade to the Ultimate Pass for admission to all 15 attractions.
Edmonton is the capital of Alberta and bursting with family fun! Experience the unique convenience West Edmonton Mall has to offer while staying in a unique theme room right at the mall. Explore the city at your own pace and make memories that will last a lifetime.
Starting from $189, this package includes overnight accommodation, complimentary breakfast buffet for 2 adults & 2 children, family pass to the Calgary Zoo and in-room extras.
The Alberta Mycological Society presents “City of Champignons” Wild Mushroom Exposition! View specimens of wild mushrooms. Bring your own fungi for identification. Scientific displays, photos, field guides, cookbooks and much more. A guided walk through the Garden will introduce you to local varieties that are edible, poisonous or medicinal. Featuring: Fresh, wild mushrooms with various habitat features, Poisonous mushroom display, Sampling of common edibles, Medicinal mushrooms, Field guides and mushroom cookbook displays. On Sale: Recommended mushroom field guides, Alberta Mushrooms posters, Food available for purchase, in support of the Alberta Mycological Society.
Learn the steps of this spicy Latin dance in a fun and supportive atmosphere – the experts from the U of A Dance Club will show you how. No experience required! Advance registration recommended to ensure your spot for this popular activity.
This festival features bug experts, a butterfly count right on site at Ellis Bird Farm, and plenty of crafts for the kids! Bring the family out to our annual Bug Jamboree this summer!