Friday, March 30 to Monday, April 2, 2018
Zoo Hours: 9:30 am to 6:00 pm
Free With Zoo Admission
Please note location change for meet and greets. The Easter Bunny (Friday, Saturday) and the Hatchimals (Sunday, Monday) will be greeting visitors in the Conservation Connection Centre in IndoMalaya all weekend.
Hop on over to the Toronto Zoo this Easter weekend for some ‘egg-straordinary’ family fun! Bring your camera and have your photo taken with the Easter Bunny on Friday and Saturday or with one of our adorable Hatchimals on Sunday and Monday at the conservation connection centre. There are two photo sessions which run 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm all weekend. Please note lines will be closed at 2:45pm each day.
Also, visitors can check out our animals and their ‘egg-cellent’ enrichment. Did you know that there are many animals who eat eggs in the wild? For some, this makes up the bulk of their diets while others will opportunistically raid birds’ nests in times of low food availability. For those animals that do not eat eggs, but instead would spend time foraging for other items, we can offer these in various methods to encourage them to display their own unique natural behaviours. At the Toronto Zoo our Behavioural Husbandry Program strives to provide our animals with a multitude of natural experiences that best mimic their wild counterparts and maintain optimal health and welfare.
‘Egg-cellent’ Enrichment Schedule:
Friday March 30:
12:30 pm North American River otters (Americas)
1:00 pm Arctic Fox (Tundra Trek)
2:00 pm White-Handed Gibbons (Indo-Malaya)
Saturday March 31:
1:00 pm Cheetah Carnivore Feed (African Savanna)
2:00 pm Slender-Tailed Meerkats (African Rainforest)
2:30 pm Western Lowland Gorillas (African Rainforest)
Sunday April 1:
11:30 am Snow Leopard Carnivore Feed (Eurasia)
1:00 pm Ring-Tailed Lemurs (African Rainforest)
2:00 pm Masai Giraffe Egg Enrichment (African Savanna)
Monday April 2:
11:30 am Primate Wing (Americas)
1:00 pm Sumatran Orangutans (Indo-Malaya)
2:00 pm Concave Casqued Hornbill (Indo-Malaya)