Public Experiences

Offering public events, classes, and PD Day experiences throughout the year. Check out our calendar to purchase tickets to current public programs.

Pricing includes 2 digital photos and a take home craft.

Other Experiences
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Private Experiences

Have a private animal experience at the YYC Nature Centre! Choose from one of our themes found by clicking the button below.

Your host will introduce you to 8 – 10 animals, answer questions, and give you hands on petting opportunities. Includes a photo with an animal for each guest (with your camera.)

  • $165 plus GST
  • 9Up to 8 participants
  • 9Additional participants $20 plus GST


Have your birthday at the YYC Nature & Education Centre!

Choose from one of our themes and have a hands on animal experience.

  • 1 Hour Party - $165 plus GST

Have a presentation hosted by a Nature Centre Presenter. This is presentation only, does not include additional time for presents or cake.

  • 2 Hour Party - $350 plus GST

Includes presentation followed by room rental for 1 hour for cake/lunch & presents.

  • VIP Package – Add $35

Birthday child gets to hold an animal of their choice after the show and have their photo taken. That photo is printed one 8×10, two 5x7s and also on a tshirt. That is all sent in the mail after the party.

Youth Groups/Schools

Visit the Nature Centre with your school, Scouting/Guides troop, or youth group.

Classroom size is limited to 20 people.

Contact us at to inquire on rates and availability.

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