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Olympic Plaza

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Beautiful space

I just find the whole space interesting. It’s peaceful. It’s beautifully laid and invites you to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mishka01
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Montreal, Canada
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Weeeee!!!

tried the summer bobsleigh here and was a good rush. views of the city from the top of the hill are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wendelt2015
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Saskatoon, Canada
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7th Ave. SE and Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1J9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just find the whole space interesting. It’s peaceful. It’s beautifully laid and invites you to sit and rest for a while.

Thank Mishka01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

tried the summer bobsleigh here and was a good rush. views of the city from the top of the hill are great!

Thank wendelt2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its is in the center of town near the tower and has several nice sculptures to see. We visited in the evening in the fall so no fountains were turned on but it is worth a look.

Thank davcur12
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This is quite a nice little area with plenty going on. You can get a bird's eye view on this from the Calgary tower.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

the Olympic plaza where our Yvonne van Gennip wrote history in 1988 with three golden medals🏆🥇🥇🥇

Thank JankeesR
Reviewed September 14, 2018

With so many skyscrapers blocking out the sun, it's so important have some big open spaces to let the light in. Olympic Plaza is a great spot to catch some rays, regardless of season. There's water and fountains in the reflecting pond, and a skating...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Olympic Plaza is located in downtown Calgary. We were doing a self-guided walking tour of downtown and made sure to stop here. It doesn't take long to look at it, but is neat to see a piece of history (where the medal ceremonies were during...More

Thank fer8483
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a cool little park pretty much in the middle of downtown Calgary. My husband and I came to visit while checking out the Famous Five Statues, which is an absolute must. The park has public rest rooms and there are some fountains running...More

Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We were passing through Calgary on our way to Heads Smashed In Buffalo Jump. We only had half an hour to visit but it just gave us a taste of this attraction. Site of the iconic 1988 Calgary Winter Olympic Games, with the historic Jamaican...More

Thank irene_isaacson
Reviewed August 23, 2018

If you are passing worth a look around - but its nothing special apart from street beggars ( loads of them ) who tend to spoil the environment experience ( I know they cannot help it and you do feel sorry for them).

Thank Boltonian995
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