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Calgary Tower

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Great view, scary glass floor, nice restaurant

Three of us visited the tower. Thankfully there was no line. You can see all the talk towers of the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
DavidZadok
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Gedera, Israel
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Although surrounded by many tall buildings it still manages to show an excellent view of Calgary... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve-Marilyn
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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Located 191 metres above the downtown core, the Calgary Tower offers the best view in the city and is a must-see on any visitor's itinerary. On the Observation Deck you'll experience a spectacular 360° view of the bustling city, the majestic Rocky...more
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101 9 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1J9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic views of the city, with a free and interesting audio guide. Prices were quite good compared to what I’ve seen for similar attractions in some other cities. Recommended!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The tower was great! I did the headphone guided tour and it was very informative. There is also a short film that was good. The tower is older than I thought ... You can learn things even on vacation. There is an area with a...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Three of us visited the tower. Thankfully there was no line. You can see all the talk towers of the world on the wall with short descriptions. The view is great. And they have a pet where there is a glass floor that you look...More

Thank DavidZadok
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great views, but a better option is to the restaurant for lunch, the food is good and reasonably priced. If you spend more than $25, then you get free access to the viewing gallery.

Thank FrankFC
Reviewed 5 days ago

what an amazing view from the tower , on a clear day you can see the mountains with your own eyes and at night it is just as beautiful,well worth a visit

Thank Sally R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have to admit we were looking forward to ticking this off our list but it was very underwhelming. Unlike most cities with a tower, the Calgary tower is much smaller than neighbouring buildings so the view isn’t that incredible!

Thank L0V3T0TRAV3L97
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although surrounded by many tall buildings it still manages to show an excellent view of Calgary and the surrounding area. It was very interesting to see inside the other buildings that were being built around it. Worth the time and money

Thank Steve-Marilyn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic views even on a dull day. Good photo opportunity of views of Calgary and the surrounding country. Standing on glass floor an uncomfortable feeling looking down on the street far below but you have to do it.

Thank DandK490
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never too busy so I always feel like I can take my time and enjoy the view. Building is very cleanly and makes you feel safe. The view in august was not super as there was smoke from BC but It usually is gorgeous and...More

Thank bayleedubois
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since we were at calgary we thought of visiting the calgary tower . During my earlier visit long back this structure used to stand out tall but now its dwarfed by taller buildings in its vicinity. Its worth the visit if you are in calgary-...More

Thank Gurpreet B
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WillowWindsor
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Response from ElenaSulimina | Reviewed this property |
1st Street or Centre Street
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Response from Marlene L | Reviewed this property |
We went at the end of the day. We had about an hour at the top that was adequate time to enjoy the view and take pictures. There really isn't much up there. The history info on the walls was very interesting and worth a... More
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Response from TheCalgaryTower | Property representative |
The closest parking to us is the Palliser parkade, which is attached to our building complex. Entrance to the parkade is off 10th avenue.
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