Public Activities

Enhance your adventure to Bow Habitat Station! A selection of activities available to all ages and abilities are offered throughout the year. Check back regularly as programs change with the seasons.


Young girl holding out a paper cut-out of a fish.

Join in on family fun inside our Discovery Centre as we celebrate why we love Calgary as a part of Tourism Calgary’s #LoveYYC Day!

For one day only, we’re offering our special event admission rate to our Discovery Centre of $5 per person (plus taxes).

Dates: Saturday, November 4
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (Last admission at 3:30 pm)
Fee: $5 per person

Fishy Tales in the Discovery Centre (15-minutes)

Father and son look at fish in one of the Discovery Centre aquariums

Participate in a hands-on story throughout our aquariums. Practice identifying colours, shapes and patterns as we search for fishy friends.

Dates: Fridays in November & December
Times: 11:00 am
Fee: Included with Discovery Centre admission. Meet our programmer on the aquarium level.


The Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery is temporarily closed to the public through November, 2018 while undergoing major renovations to update its water treatment systems and modernize its equipment.

Enhance your adventure through additional family activities:

Updated: Oct 31, 2017