What to see and do in Calgary
A list of places to see and things to do in Calgary Alberta in brief, arranged in alphabetical order.
Click on the attraction name for details of each attraction with information about Calgary transit routes, amenities, parking in addition to hours and admission.
Please verify hours, admission rates before your trip.
For current weekend activities & festivals, see Things to do this weekend.
For Family Attractions and Activities: see Things to do in Calgary with Kids
Go for – See displays of over 24 aircrafts including Avro Lancaster.
4629 McCall Way NE, Calgary, Division No. 6
Alberta T2E 7H1, Canada
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM – 7 days a week
Adults – $12.00;
Children – $6.00
Go for – See the works of prominent contemporary artists from all over the city and around the world.
117, 8th Ave SW, Calgary
Open during exhibition only.
Thursday-Sunday: 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
By Donation. Some events/exhibitions have admission fee.
Go for – Brewery Tour of Canada’s leading Craft Brewery.
Last time I stopped by @bigrockbrewery the bottling and canning line wasn't operating. Very cool to see these big guys in action. Want to see it for yourself ?!! Head down for a brewery tour and see it live. #yycnow #craftbeerlife #TheBeerMaven #brewerytour #bigrock #TalkBeerToMe #beerme #craftbeer #yyclife #yyc @susanne_fox
5555 – 76 Ave. S.E. Calgary,
Brewery Tours on select days round the year.
Go for – Learn about Alberta’s wetlands, visit the Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery, and stroll the Pearce Estate Park Interpretive Wetland.
1440 17A St SE
Calgary, AB T2G 4T9
Varies according to attraction
Open Year Round.
Closed on Mondays
Children(5+) – $6.00
Varies for Hatchery Tours & Fish Feedings: $2 to $5)
Pearce Estate Park Interpretive Wetland: Free
Go for – Petting zoo experience and other farm related family fun activities.
A huge THANK-YOU to everyone who came to our pumpkin hunts this year! We hope you all had a great time! We are now closed for the winter however you will be seeing us at some Christmas events throughout the city so stay tuned! We will let you know where we will be! Thanks to farmer Rachael for the cool pumpkin photo! 🎃❄️⛄️ #pumpkins #yyc #bfa
254077 Rocky Ridge Road
April to September
October on Select Days for Pumpkin Hunt
Children(able to walk to 17 years) – $ 12.99 + GST
Adults(17 years and older) – $ 14.99 + GST
Seniors(over 65) -$ 13.99 + GST
Go for – Western Canada’s largest outdoor family amusement park.
245033 Range Rd. 33
Open Victoria Day Weekend (May) to Thanksgiving Weekend October
Spring & Fall – Weekends Only.
Summer – Open daily.10:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Regular (7-49 years): $39.95+GST
Junior (3-6 years): $33.00+GST
Fifty Plus (50 years & up): $31.00+GST
Children 2 and under: FREE!
Go for – Corn maze, petting zoo and other farm related activities so that everyone, regardless of age, can have a good time.
284022 Township Road
Alberta T1X 0J6
GPS: N50º 53.635′ – W113º 50.289′
June 3 to July 25 : Friday to Sunday 10 AM to 4 PM
July 25 to August 31 : Wednesday to Sunday 10 AM to 4 PM
September 1 to October 29: Friday to Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM
Adults (ages 18 to 64): $13.50+gst
Youth (ages 3 to 17): $12.50+gst
Seniors (ages 65+): $12.50+gst
Ages 2 and under: Free
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Go for – Panoramic view of the city.
101 – 9 Ave. S.W.
Calgary, AB,T2P 1J9
September – May
June – August
9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Closed on X-mas day
Child (4-12): $9.00
Infant (3 and under): Free
Go for: See the second largest zoo in Canada.
1300 Zoo Rd. N.E.
AB T2E 7V6
Closed Dec. 25, Zoo Gala
Main Gates: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Park hours : 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Adults :(16 – 59): $23.00
Senior (60+): $21.00
Child (3 – 15): $15.00
Infant (2 & under): Free
High Season Rates (Late Spring to Fall) are $1.95 extra.
Go for – Super thrill activities in all seasons. Home to Canada’s Hall of Fame & Sky Line Luge.
Canada Olympic Park
88 Canada Olympic Rd. S.W.
AB T3B 5R5
Hill Road | 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Main Gate | 5:00 AM – 1:00 AM
Early May to October.
Open 7 days in Summer (July, August): 10:00 AM – 09:00 PM;
Reduced hours & days during Late spring and early fall.
Fees per activity.
Admission is free.
One Luge ride $15.50
Three Luge rides $23.00
Go for – Enjoy the architecture of the building and explore Calgary China Town.
97 First Street SW
Alberta T2P 4M4
9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Closed Stat Holidays
Go for – Explore the Honey Winery.
SW Corner Hwy 7 & 16th St W
Okotoks AB T1S 1A1
Easter Sunday,Christmas & Boxing Day
Monday-Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday: 12 pm – 5 pm
Tours $ 5 – $10
12. Devonian Gardens
Go for – Enjoy spectacular indoor gardens.
400, 317 7 Ave. S.W.
Currently closed for renovation
Go for – Enjoy Performing Arts, Music & Theatre.
205 8 Avenue Southeast
AB T2G 0K9
According to performances
According to Performances
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13931 Woodpath Rd SW
AB T2W 5R6
Opens at 8:00 AM,
Closing hours vary
according to season.
Go for – Learn about the life of Natives, early pioneers, and the North West Mounted Police.
806 9 Ave SE
AB T2G 0S2
Year-round – 9:00AM – 05:00PM
Closed Jan. 1,
Dec. 24-26, Dec. 31.
Seniors (+65)/Students: $11.00
Youth (7-17):$ 7.00
Children (3-6):$ 5.00
Children (2 and under):Free
Go for – To see extensive antique car and memorabilia collection.
1900 Heritage Dr. S.W.
Alberta, T2V 2X3
10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Closed : Dec 25,26 & Jan 1
General (15 – 64) : $10.75
Child (3 – 6) : $5.50
Youth (7 – 14) : $6.75
Senior (65+) : $8.50
Summer Rates : Included in Heritage Park Admission
Go for – Insight into the life in Western Canada from the late 19th century to the present day.
130 – 9 Ave. S.E.
AB T2G 0P3
Tuesday – Saturday: 9am – 5pm
Sunday: 12pm – 5pm
Adult (18+) : $16.00
Senior (65+) :$11.00
Student (with valid ID) : $11.00
Youth (ages 7-17) : $10.00
Family (up to 2 adults and up to 4 youth) :$40.00
Child (Ages 6 and under) : Free
Go for – Gain an overall understanding of the grain handling system, storage and transportation industries.
Plus 15 (2nd Level)
20 Roundup Way SE
Alberta T2P 2W1
Monday to Friday
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Go for: See Canada’s largest living history museum by number of exhibits.
1900 Heritage Dr SW
Alberta T2V 2X3
In winter, Gasoline Alley Museum alone is open.
Entire Park – Mid May – Mid October
May 20 – October 9, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm
Mid May – Mid October
General (15 – 64): $26.25
Child (3 – 6): $$13.50
Youth (7 – 14): $18.75
Senior (65+): $20.50
Winter season, see Gasoline Alley Admission
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Go for – See the wildlife reserve that is visited by more than 270 species of birds.
2425 9 Ave S.E.
AB T2G 0V7
Trails are open year-round;
Nature Centre- 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – varies according to season.
Go for: Appreciate grand sandstone prairie mansion and stroll the beautiful gardens.
707 – 13 Ave. S.W.
Wednesday through Friday
11:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Daily from 7:00 a.m. until sundown.
Adults : $8.50
Seniors & Students: $6.50
Child (Ages 6 – 12): $5.00
Under 6 : FREE
Go for – Explore the Renaissance Revival architectural style building in the middle of modern downtown Calgary
455 6th St SW
Alberta T2P 4E8
Mon to Friday : 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM,
on Alberta Govt Work days.
4520 Crowchild Trail SW
Calgary T2T 5J4
Monday – Sunday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Closed Jan 1 & Dec 25.
Seniors/Students/Youth (7 – 17) $5
Children (Under 7)/ Veteran/Serving Military Personnel: Free
23. Studio Bell – National music Centre
Go for – Discover new artists, explore the sounds, and expand your musical knowledge.
850 4 Street SE
Calgary, AB T2G 1R1
Wednesday to Sunday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Open Daily July 1–31
Closed: Dec 25 & 26
Seniors / Students: $14.00
Youth (3-12): $11.00
Children (under 3): Free
Go for – Enjoying hiking, biking or take a stroll in the park.
5620 14 St. N.W.
AB T2K 5Y1
Daily, 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Go for – Enjoy a lovely stroll along the Bow River Pathway and picnic at the park.
언어교환앱으로 만난 Jaron이 데려가준 prince's island park!카페에서 사진만 봤는데 다운타운 가까이 있는줄 몰랐다….가서 그 유명한 캐나다구스들도 보고 구스들이 싸질러놓은 poop trap을 요리조리 피했는지 밟았는지 모르게 가로질러서 Jaron이 캘거리타워처럼 캘거리의 랜드마크라고 데려가준 빨간색 다리!피츠버그..???(미안 Jaron..사실 뭐라고하는지 못알아들음…)를 건너서 다운타운을 헤매고 헤매서 일본식당들어가서 한국음식을 먹었다..일식집에서 김치랑 한국음식을 팔길래 뭐지 싶었으나 그냥 감사히 잘 처묵음…옆테이블에 한국어로 얘기하시는 여자 두분이 앉아있었지만 그 분들은 온지도 한참되신거 같고 나처럼 한국인에 목말라계신거같지도 않아서 짬의 갭을 극복하지 못하고 말한마디 못붙이고 그냥 모른척했다….여기 생각보다 한국인이 많은듯하다..졸라 우월해보이는 백인들 틈에서 쭈굴대다가 한국어하는 사람들 지나가면 괜히 반갑고 아는척하고싶고 너 내 친구가 되라!하고싶다 사실 오늘 나간김에 이력서 첨삭받고 내일부터 레쥬메 돌리려했지만 어쩌다 보니 시간이 다섯시가 되서 첨삭해주는곳이 닫을시간이 되서 방에 왔다 이제 텐북도 다써서 버스랑 씨트레인못타는데 유월될때까지 방에 짜져있다가 유월되자마자 먼쓸리패스사서 레쥬메돌리러다녀야겠다…오늘 생각지못한 외식지출이 생겨서 출혈이 크다..잡은 언제쯤….후 #calgary #yyc #princesislandpark #캐나다구스 #pooptrap #똥밭 #피츠버그 ??#daily #일상 #일상스타그램 #워홀러의일상 #워홀 #캘거리
4 St. & 1 Ave. S.W.
AB T2P 4R5
Daily, 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Go for – Enjoy a delightful walk in the lovely garden and have brunch/lunch at Reader Rock Cafe in the restored Reader house(a Provincial Historic Resource).
325 25 Ave. S.E.
AB T2P 4R5
Daily, Sunrise to Sunset
Best visit – Spring to Early Fall.
Go for – Watch the skies!
Day time Drop in Time :
Mon- Wed: Noon – 4:00 PM
Open house – Admission $20 per car.
Go for – Family Fun Activities.
9900 Venture Ave. S.E.
AB T3S 0A7
Open every day but Christmas.
Priced per activity.
Value Day Pass:
$34.99 for anyone over the age of 2.
Go for – Have fun in North America’s largest free outdoor skate park.
1220 9 Avenue Southwest
AB T3C 0H9.
Go for – Beach activities.
Sikome Cir SE
AB T2X 2C4
Mid-June – September long weekend.
June 24 – September 4, 2017
:10:00 AM – 07:30 PM, Daily
Adult (18-64): $5
Senior (65+): $4
Child (6-17) :$3
Child (0-5): Free
Go for – Experience the Hands-on exhibits and displays, authentic and Canadian Space Agency artifacts.
2000 Airport Rd NE
Calgary International Airport
AB T2E 6W5
Mon– Fri : 9:00AM – 9:00PM ;
Sat & Sun : 9:00AM – 5:00PM
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18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW
Alberta, T2J 5G5
9 AM to 6 PM during non tournament days
& X-mas season
Also during Evenings for Christmas Lights
Some events are also also free.
Go for – Science Museum!
220 St Georges Dr NE
AB T2E 5G1
Summer Hours: 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM, Daily.
Monday – Friday: 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM. – 5:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM. – 5:00 PM
2nd Thursday of every month: 10:00 AM. – 4:00 PMand 18+ only from for Adults Only Night.
Last entry 90 minutes prior to close.
Adult : $19.95
Senior : $17.95
Youth : $15.95
Child : $12.95
Go for – Brewery tour.
AF23, 2 – 4580 Quesnay Wood Dr. S.W.
AB T3E 7J3
Tours – Wednesdays | 07:00 PM & Saturdays | 02:00 PM.
Monday – Saturday 11AM – 11PM
Sunday – 11AM – 9PM
Kids are permitted
Sunday to Thursday 11AM – 7PM
Friday to Saturday 11AM – 4PM
25.00/ person (+GST)
Free Admission to Tap room
Rates may or may not include GST. Verify all hours, before visiting.