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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Museum
“The Glenbow Museum hosts the history of Alberta including a museum of over 33,000 pieces of art work, history on Military, Mounted police, also Native North America. Displays of precious stones and semi precious stones and minerals from around the world.. ”
  • 141 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“You got to visit the Calgary tower when you are in Calgary! It has remarkable views and one of the best steak house in the city. They also have a amazing theatre room in the tower as well. It is a combination of food, fun and entertainment. ”
  • 91 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Downtowns underground mall. Check out a wide variety of shops and the Devonian Gardens on the top floor.”
  • 96 locals recommend
Bus Station
“A 190.8- meter freestanding observation tower in Downtown Calgary, Alberta. (Temporary closed due to repair of the ​elevator until further notice).”
  • 104 locals recommend
Bridge
“One of Calgary's absolute hot spots. Designed by a famous Spanish architect, the deep-red woven bridge quickly became the most photographed structure in the City. Its located in the middle of downtown close to Prince's Park, Eau Claire Market and the main bike route along the river.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Bar
“Calgary - very popular - lots of locations - rooftop patio on the one on 8th”
  • 59 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Stephen Avenue is one of Calgary's most popular downtown streets. Stephen Avenue offers a large variety of stores, restaurants, and cafes! ”
  • 36 locals recommend
History Museum
“A great Historical Site of Calgary, also hosts large outdoor events. The Wooden Fort operates from 1875-1914 by the North West Mounted Police is a now a historical museum. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Route
““Most popular tourist street, very nice on a summers day with old architect and bussers singing/playing musical instruments”
  • 41 locals recommend
Pub
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“Our favorite pub downtown. Amazing food but no patio. Next door to the National Bar as well if you want to hit both pubs. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“The Calgary Tower is a 190.8-meter free standing observation tower in Downtown Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Originally called the Husky Tower, it was conceived as a joint venture between Marathon Realty Company Limited and Husky Oil as part of an urban renewal plan and to celebrate Canada's centennial of 1967”
  • 29 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Did you know that Calgary has the largest network of skywalks (we call them +15s) in North America? You can almost walk to any building without every stepping foot outside. Look for the +15 symbol and maps... you can be walking above traffic and avoid any bad weather.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Premise
“Take in the epic views of the city and mountains from the top of the Calgary Tower. You can also dine in the rotating restaurant (Sky 360)”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“OEB offers a wide variety of breakfast options that are all super tasty and hardy.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“A walk by the bow river will always serve you well! You can even rent rafts in the summer, if you want more information please ask when you are looking at booking. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great place to grab a drink and food! They have an excellent rooftop patio, so if it is a nice day make sure you stop by!”
  • 36 locals recommend