Hours & Rates
The Leaf is now open.
Tickets to visit the biomes at The Leaf are time and date specific.
Purchase tickets online in advance to ensure availability. Tickets can be purchased at the gate, however, we cannot guarantee availability upon your arrival due to capacity limitations.
Hours of Operation
The Leaf is open seven days a week.
|The Leaf Biomes||9:00 am - 9:00 pm
(final entry 8:00 pm)
|The Leaf Coffee Bar||8:00 am - 9:00 pm|
|Gather Craft Kitchen and Bar||4:00 pm - 11:00 pm|
Temporary Biome Closures
The Leaf will be closed temporarily four to five times per year to allow for display changes.
January 9 - 11, March 20 - 22
Biome Admission Rates
Purchase tickets online in advance to reserve your visit and save!
|Gate Rate||Online Rate|
|Students (with valid student ID)||$13.50||$13.00|
|Children 2 and under||Free||Free|
Rates do not include GST.
Members enjoy unlimited visits to Assiniboine Park Zoo or The Leaf! Inspire and Inspire Conservation members can experience the wonders of the animal kingdom and the beauty of plants and nature at both incredible attractions. Memberships are a perfect option for regular visitors.
The Leaf will operate with reduced hours on the following dates:
- December 25 - Christmas Day: closed
The Leaf is open regular hours of operation on all other holidays including: Louis Riel Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Victoria Day, Terry Fox Day, Labour Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Boxing Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.
Gardens at The Leaf Hours
The outdoor Gardens at The Leaf are free to visit. The Indigenous Peoples Garden, Sensory Garden, Performance Garden, and The Grove are open 24 hours. The Kitchen Garden and Seasonal Gardens are open from 9:00 am - dusk.
When a person who requires a support worker visits The Leaf, that individual pays the full admission rate, however the support person may enter free of charge as they are accompanying someone who could not visit without support. Assiniboine Park Conservancy also works in conjunction with the Easter Seals’ Access 2 Entertainment program. Support workers are not required to purchase a ticket online in advance, but must be prepared to identify themselves at the gate.
Canadian Forces Appreciation Program
Assiniboine Park Conservancy is proud to participate in the Canadian Forces Appreciation Program. Program members must present their CFOne Card at The Leaf entrance to receive 10% off gate admission rates. Discounted tickets must be purchased at the gate. Discount applies only to CFOne cardholders. Discount can also be applied to the purchase of an individual, dual, or family membership. CFOne Cards for all individuals covered by a membership must be presented at the time of purchase. Discount cannot be combined with other offers or promotions.