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A gateway to the heart of Edmonton’s River Valley, the John Janzen Nature Centre takes visitors for a walk on the wild side with programs, events and interactive exhibits designed to promote awareness and engagement with nature in an urban setting.

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Get closer to nature and wildlife with a wide range of specialty programs for all ages. 

Get your kids ready for a great summer experience at John Janzen.

The Nature Centre has plenty of programs, courses and camps designed to get children engaged and interested in the natural world around them.
Use for admissions, registered programs, green fees or rentals at participating facilities.


Monday 9am-4pm
Tuesday 9am-4pm
Wednesday 9am-4pm
Thursday 9am-4pm
Friday 9am-4pm
Saturday 9am-4pm
Sunday 9am-4pm

Holidays: 11am-4pm


Map of 7000 143 Street
7000 143 Street
Edmonton, Alberta

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John Janzen Nature Centre

7000-143 Street
Whitemud Drive & Fox Drive
Shared parking lot with Fort Edmonton Park


For more information, program registration, school and group program bookings call 311

Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311


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