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Nice landmark to visit !

lots of cycle paths and parks plus water rafting along Bow River - multiple family oriented outings... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Natasha0310
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Nothing special but a good thing to see it once. Dont need to spend time there. Bring family for 1... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Memorial Drive NW | Bow River west of Prince's Island Park, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a fun bridge but not very exciting. If you like bridges this is a must but for a family the activity will only last a few minutes.

Thank warrenp62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lots of cycle paths and parks plus water rafting along Bow River - multiple family oriented outings can be planned

Thank Natasha0310
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the edge of Down town Calgary there is this lovely bridge. It was not designed or built by canadians but a spanish company won the contract. Never the less it is a remarkable landmark. worth taking a walk on it. worth taking a picture...More

Thank starkman2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing special but a good thing to see it once. Dont need to spend time there. Bring family for 1 stop.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They hired people outside of Canada to build thid, leaving no extra jobs and then it fell apart... ugh

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful bridge, crossing over the raging river, there is plenty of space for walkers-runners-cars or just stroll along. Nicely painted and well kept.

Thank Annie H
Reviewed September 9, 2018

As a Calgary resident, it is always fun to watch all the people looking at or walking on the Peace Bridge. It is a great gathering place for friends and family. Make sure you visit at night. It is all lit up.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

This is a really cool bridge that connects the southern part of Calgary downtown to the Northern part of the city. It is purely a walking bridge and is very unique in it’s design. You are offered a lovely view of it from the Bow...More

Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous walk along the river that culminates in iconic photos at the bridge looking downtown. If you’re looking for an Instagram pic this is a good spot

Thank MDonT
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

I was in Calagary for literally 16 hours. This was on my top 3 list to see. I adore this work by Calatrava work. Clever design for bikes and pedestrians to flow travel. I was caught by surprise by the acoustics when I heard a...More

Thank Sherry W
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justme55555
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Response from Stephen K | Reviewed this property |
We parked in Poppy Plaza and walked to the bridge. The free parking lot at the Plaza is on 10th Street on the north side of the Bow River, and it is on the north side of the Bow River. Makes for a nice walk
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