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Best things to do in Calgary

Museum
“Calgary's Art & History Museum. Vibrant experiences that bring art and culture to life!”
140 locals recommend
History Museum
“Calgary history in one place. Has an old tram that takes you from lower parking lots to entrance. Once inside the park there are rides and restaurants and exhibits from the last century.”
116 locals recommend
Science Museum
“This place is good for kids and families. You can learn about science, technology, engineering at the Centre. Educational for children, you can spend a whole day in, it also has movies. Check show time in the front desk. ”
105 locals recommend
Museum
“5 floors of hands on exhibitions. Home of the Kimball Theatre Organ, one of the few remaining theatre organs in the world, which is played twice daily, at 12 and 3 pm. If you can, make sure you time your visit accordingly! You can easily spend half a day here.”
61 locals recommend
Library
“The Calgary public library is one of the largest libraries in North America”
25 locals recommend
History Museum
“This is the largest tri-service museum in western canada and the second largest military museum in the country. See www.themilitarymuseums.ca”
19 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“This gallery is located in Inglewood and a little hard to find. But it is always rewarding to pay a visit. Even the gallery space is an experience, and the exchanging exhibitions are well-curated and tailored to the space. ”
15 locals recommend
Library
“The CPL offers free printing and internet access, guidebooks for the city (and the mountains) if you need some ideas, and a piano and chessboard if you want to kill some time. The library also has great free programming for all ages - lectures on interesting topics, plays/musicals over lunch, storytime for kids, etc.”
5 locals recommend
Museum
“The site has pictures and stories of Canada's aircraft, aviators, and aviation industries from the First World War on up to the Space Shuttle.”
6 locals recommend
General Travel
“Newly Finished amazing space for work, wondering and people watching. Snap a photo under the wooden archways ”
9 locals recommend
History Museum
“Fun and interesting 66 acre historical village celebrating Calgary's heritage. Great for all ages.”
8 locals recommend
Museum
“A 15 minute drive to downtown, enjoy the sights, tastes of Calgary's chinatown.”
5 locals recommend
Library
“Home of the Historic Calgary Library! Excellent place to relax, take a load off and enjoy the scenery. ”
5 locals recommend
History Museum
“Great spot for families. Checking the boat ride in the summer and sleigh rides in the winter. ”
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“ACAD, The Jubilee, and SAIT are all located just up the hill from the TownHouse. It's a 6-8 min walk or a 1 minute & 1 train stop from our SunnySide C-train Station. ”
5 locals recommend