About Assiniboine Park Zoo
Regular Hours
General Admission Rates

(Rates shown do not include GST)

  • MembersFREE
  • Adults$19.75
  • Senior (60 years +)$17.50
  • Youth (13-17 years)$17.50
  • Children (3-12 years)$10.00
  • Under 3 yearsFREE

Located minutes from downtown Winnipeg, Assiniboine Park Zoo provides visitors with the opportunity to interact with animal species from all corners of the globe. With over 80 park-like acres to explore, the Zoo has been a favourite destination for families, tourists, school groups, and animal lovers for over a century.

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Hours & Rates

Hours of Operation

October 14, 2014 - April 2, 2015        
April 3, 2015 - October 12, 2015        
Assiniboine Park Zoo Open daily: 9:00 am
Gates close: 3:30 pm
Zoo cleared: 4:00 pm
Open daily: 9:00 am
Gates close: 4:30 pm
Zoo cleared: 5:00 pm

The Zoo will stay open until 8:00 pm each Wednesday in the month of July.
Wild Things
Unique Gifts         
Daily 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Arctic Treasures
Gift Shop
Weekdays 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Weekends 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tundra Grill Daily 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Holiday Schedule

Assiniboine Park Zoo is open 364 days a year. We operate with reduced hours on the following dates:

  • November 11: Open 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • December 24: Open 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • December 25: CLOSED
  • December 31: Open 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

We are open for regular hours of operation on all other holidays including Louis Riel Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, the August long weekend, Labour Day, Thanksgiving.

Admission Rates

Park and Zoo Members Free
Adults (18-59) $19.75
Seniors (60 years +) $17.50
Youth (13-17 years) $17.50
Children (3-12 years) $10.00
Under 3 years FREE

Rates shown do not include GST.
Cash, cheque, debit card, MasterCard and Visa accepted.

Super Tuesdays

On the first Tuesday of each month, adult, senior and youth visitors pay just $12 for Zoo admission; children three and older pay $10; children under the age of three are free.

Discounted rates do not include GST. Discount cannot be combined with other promotions or offers. Discounted tickets must be purchased at the Zoo Entrance from a Visitor Services Representative or at a self-serve kiosk.

Group Rates

Reduced rates are available for groups of 25 or more people. Click here for more information.


If you are a frequent Zoo visitor, the Assiniboine Park Membership Program offers great value!

Support Persons

Access 2When persons with a disability who require a full-time support person attend the Zoo, they pay the full admission rate, but the support person is admitted free of charge.

Assiniboine Zoo is a supporter of the Access 2 Entertainment program.

Getting Around

For your comfort and convenience we have strollers, wheelchairs and scooters (in the spring/summer/fall) available to rent during your Zoo visit. To minimize wear and tear, availability of seasonal items will be at the discretion of the Zoo staff and dependant on weather conditions.

Single $3.00
Double $4.75
Sled $5.00
Wheelchair $5.00
Electric Scooter $25.00

GST included
Cash, cheque, debit card, MasterCard and Visa accepted.

Assiniboine Park Zoo