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Zoos, Nature Centres & Wildlife Parks Attractions & Entertainment

Breakfast with the penguins, anyone? Visit with a wolfdog? Alberta's zoos, sanctuaries and wildlife parks will happily put the wild back in your life. The Calgary Zoo is western Canada's largest zoo with an impressive Canadian Wilds exhibit that features grizzly bears, wolves, cougars, moose, bison, bighorn sheep and mountain goats. The Edmonton Valley Zoo lets you get close to 350 different creatures in a variety of habitats. You can see animals in central Alberta that have starred in Hollywood movies, injured birds being cared for at Canada's largest birds of prey facility in southern Alberta and songbirds being banded at Canada's most northerly bird observatory.
Edmonton Valley Zoo
Lakeland Provincial Park Lac La Biche
Lakeland Provincial Park

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Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary

Cochrane, Alberta
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Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary is dedicated to providing educational programs on responsible wolfdog ownership and the importance of preserving wild wolves in their natural environment. We are also dedicated the rescue and safe sanctuary of wolfdogs and welcome visitors to come and see our beautiful wolfdogs and learn all about them.

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Police Point Park Nature Centre

Medicine Hat, Alberta
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Located in beautiful Police Point Park, Medicine Hat, Alberta, the Interpretive Program offers Nature programming and activities to the public all year long. School programs available - adapted for different grade levels. Community programs available or book a birthday party. We have fun, free activities each week.

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Devonian Botanic Gardens

Devon, Alberta
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Established in 1959, the University of Alberta Devonian Botanic Garden is just 15-minutes from Edmonton. Services include experienced staff familiar with working with groups, free parking, guided tram tours, an outdoor patio café, and a charming gift shop. Numerous special events are held throughout the season, including the Kurimoto Japanese Garden Spring Festival, Date Nights, the Wild Mushroom Exposition and the annual Luminaria event, where thousands of candles light the pathways of the Japanese Garden in a breathtaking display.

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Alberta Family Fun Package

Considering a “staycation”? Holiday Inn Calgary Macleod Trail South invites your family to skip the lines and save! Calgary Zoo tickets will be waiting for you when you check in. Fuel up for fun with pizza dinner, then start your day with breakfast in South Forty2 restaurant the next morning.

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Family Package - Two Nights, Two Attractions

Enjoy a mini vacation exploring some of Calgary's family-friendly attractions. Take your pick and enjoy 2 family passes to any of the following: Calgary Zoo, TELUS Spark Science Centre, or $50 gift card to CrossIron Mills. Price is for 2 adults and 2 children for 2 nights.

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Edmonton Attractions Pass

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.

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Annual Songbird Festival

Slave Lake, Alberta
2017-05-27 to 2017-05-27 MST

Come celebrate Spring Migration in the Boreal Forest! On Saturday, start off with our early morning birding hikes and pancake breakfast. Or enjoy a special tour of the Lesser Slave Lake Bird Observatory (LSLBO), nature hikes, workshops, and lots of hands-on children's activities. On Sunday, help support the LSLBO by joining us for our Annual Bird Run/Walk (5K/10K) departing from the Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation at 10:00 a.m. A great event for nature lovers of all ages. For more information, contact us at info@borealbirdcentre.ca.

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