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Calgary Tower

101 9 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1J9, Canada
+1 403-266-7171
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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 Mountains, the foothills, and the prairies.
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  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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101 9 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1J9, Canada
+1 403-266-7171
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great views of the city, learned lots of interesting facts and history of Calgary listening with the headphones which were included.

Thank Jacky H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Need to go on a clear day for great views including the Rockies. Good history of Calgary as well. Don't be scared to look down.

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Having grown up in Calgary, I have been to the tower numerous times. I took some out of town guests up the tower yesterday and had a GREAT time! The glass floor on the observation deck is small but VERY cool to stand on. The...More

Thank LisalooCanada
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Although this is not the most beautiful tower in Canada, it is nonetheless a great place to have a panoramic view of Calgary. Definitely a must do when one has the time.

Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 5 days ago

Even on a rainy day this was a worth while experience. A great way to see Calgary when you have limited time

Thank Roonie4
Reviewed 6 days ago

Giving an average rating because I have been to different towers around and the visit didn't give me an awesome feeling. But this is a good attraction for people looking for activities in Calgary. Views are good, though not breathtaking. I will recommend this to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved it! The boys (68, 17, and 18). All took photos out on the glass platform. We listened to audio commentary that's included with you ticket price. So much wonderful information and views! Staff was awesome too!

Thank carolr583
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Calgary Tower was a very relaxing and easy place to visit. We went about two hours before closing. No line ups. The view was spectacular and the tower was not very busy. Once up at the top we wandered around taking pictures and looking at...More

Thank Marlene L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some people walked to the top as part of a fitness challenge but we took the v fast high speed elevator. All the sights were very well marked. Knowledgeable staff.

Thank jmkn_12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top of the needle was fantastic. Food was well prepared and the service was attentive. The views were spectacular. It takes the resturant about 1 hour to make one revolution. Make a reservation.

Thank garymO3837XS
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Dawn B
where to park?
30 March 2017|
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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.
Dawn B
where to park, for mobility issues, having dinner @ 360?
30 March 2017|
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Response from crazytaylor1234 | Reviewed this property |
Lots of parking the park plus is i think the most accessible to the the tower
How long is the wait time for getting in/taking elevator?
8 March 2017|
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Response from TheCalgaryTower | Property representative |
The elevator to the top of the Calgary Tower takes just 62 seconds to reach the top. The length of time that it takes to purchase your tickets to the Tower and to board an elevator may vary according to the season , the... More