Major Attractions

Here’s our list of Calgary’s main attractions: those special places that make Calgary unique and your first stop when friends and family are visiting from out of town.

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TELUS Spark — Da Vinci The Exhibition

From January 22 – May 5, 2024, your family can discover the world of Leonardo da Vinci with an amazing new exhibit at TELUS Spark. From science to art to the human body, you’ll be captivated by Da Vinci The Exhibition. Discover da Vinci’s life, innovation, and artistic mastery, with
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TELUS Spark RO5iE (Family Fun Calgary)
Make Friends With the Future: Take a Ride on RO5iE, TELUS Spark’s New Robot-Coaster!

RO5iE, a robot roller coaster, has opened at TELUS Spark! A new and permanent feature at Spark, RO5iE was created by the German robotics company, Kuka, and BEC Rides. This is Canada’s first robot roller coaster and it gives Calgarians a pay-to-play opportunity to experience a ‘revolution in recreation’. There
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Heritage Park in Calgary AB (Family Fun Calgary)
Heritage Park: There’s Tons Going On All Summer Long!

Ride an authentic steam train, cruise on Calgary’s only paddlewheeler and tour the park on a horse-drawn wagon. Heritage Park brings history to life like never before, with lively costumed interpreters, historic building and a huge collection of working antiques and artifacts. […]

Downhill Karting (Family Fun Calgary)
Wheeeee! Downhill Karting at Winsport’s Canada Olympic Park

The Downhill Karting at WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park is a fun day out for your whole family. Originating in New Zealand, it gives thrill-seekers the fun of riding a luge without the chill of the winter! Downhill Karting is a unique wheeled gravity ride that is easy to control and provides riders full
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Heritage Park in Calgary AB (Family Fun Calgary)
Heritage Park Historical Village Opening Weekend — Kick Off the Best Summer Fun!

It’s time to ignite your senses and kick off the best summer fun at Heritage Park Historical Village! Heritage Park opens for the season on May 20, 2023, and they’re offering Calgary families more to experience, more to explore, and more to discover. For everyone from new visitors to those
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Calaway Park (Family Fun Calgary)
Enjoy Family Thrills and Entertainment From Spring to Fall (for One LOW Price) with the Calaway Park Season Pass

When the snow disappears and the leaves are ready to pop out, it’s time to start making summer plans. After a cold winter, you need something to look forward to, and that means it’s time to get your Calaway Park Season Pass now, while you can save 52%! A Season Pass will
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Heritage Park Prospect Ridge (Family Fun Calgary)
Heritage Park Prospect Ridge and the Coal Town Road

What iconic Calgary attraction has provided families with time-travelling entertainment for nearly 60 years? Heritage Park, of course! We are rediscovering the park this summer, checking out the newest exhibits, such as Prospect Ridge and a new Veterinary Practice at the Nanton Livery Stable. We plan on relaxing over picnic lunches
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Butterfield Acres (Family Fun Calgary)
Experience Butterfield Acres: It’s Farm Fun From Spring Babies to Fall Pumpkins

A day spent outside on the farm is good for the soul, and Butterfield Acres is Calgary’s home for fun on the farm. Right on the NW edge of the city, it’s easy to bring your city kids to experience a taste of farm animal life from spring to fall. You
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Glenbow Museum (Family Fun Calgary)
Glenbow Museum Announces FREE General Admission! (And New Home at the JR Shaw Centre for Arts & Culture)

February 17, 2022 Big news for the Glenbow Museum and Calgary families who value the arts! Thanks to a $35-million donation commemorating the legacy of JR Shaw, Glenbow becomes the first major Canadian museum to offer free general admission permanently! The downtown Calgary building that houses Glenbow and its collection is currently
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Bow Habitat Station Fish Hatchery (Family Fun Calgary)
Find Fishy Fun at Bow Habitat Station with the Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery

What does it take to raise over 1.5 million trout each year?! You can find out at the Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery at Bow Habitat Station. Fish Feedings Fish feedings at the indoor pond are fun for all ages, from little ones to grandparents. Come with the family, enjoy a unique
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