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Address: 220 St Georges Dr NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 5T2, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 403-817-6800
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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TELUS Spark is a non-profit organization with a mission to become a role...

TELUS Spark is a non-profit organization with a mission to become a role model and force for social change. It takes a core set of skills to create something new, whether it's a ground breaking discovery or a toy robot. TELUS Spark is a place to build these skills by using your imagination to see beyond what exists, your curiosity to formulate a question and persistence and problem-solving skills to keep going, despite surprises and mistakes, to find the confidence in yourself to uncover the answers.

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We spent the afternoon with our 7 yr. old Grandson & as usual he was having so much fun he didn't want to leave. It's pricey plus parking

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We spent the afternoon with our 7 yr. old Grandson & as usual he was having so much fun he didn't want to leave. It's pricey plus parking

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for something to keep us busy on a cold long weekend, we headed to TELUS Spark in the morning. Adults and children were entertained! Highly recommend going in the morning to avoid the crowds!

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Chatham, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with a local couple on a Tuesday afternoon. The exhibits are definitely geared toward children but as adults we too enjoyed many of them. We visited in later afternoon so missed some of the featured shows and demonstrations. Very well done!

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Thank Mel P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for all ages to play and learn. Amazing shows and presentations. Extremely helpful and nice staff. Hands on activities for kids. Our kids love the hot glue section where they can spend hours creating all sorts of things. I highly recommend getting the season pass as it pays for itself in just a few visits. We have been... More 

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Thank Diana J
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wife and I just had to get out and their Adult Night was perfect for us. We got to play around like we were kids. While their assortment of activities is diverse, as the night goes on it can be challenging to find an open table. So get their early and maybe go for dinner after. This is one of... More 

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Thank David A
Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great structural place for kids 2 yrs & older. There's lots of objects for kids to do hands on. Kids are running around and amused with all the displays. I'm not sure if the teen section was appropriate, we were very surprised it was there. Would go again in summer with kids when the outdoor area is... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The exhibit was excellent and the building is beautiful. I would recommend anyone to go see the Spark center.

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Thank Ron S
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Telus Spark, also called science museum on a Sunday morning. It was quite busy!! So we only went to the children s section. This place is fantastic for children between 1 and 10. There are a lot of hands-on activities , including playing with water ( so bring extra sweaters and t-shirts, they can get wet... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The setup is strange and confusing and there is a lot of wasted space that i think could be used on better more exciting exhibits. Edmonton and Vancouver science centers are where its at. I even went on adult liquor night and it was still boring. Outside architecture is of course impressive.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely a half day event. We enjoy the movies in the dome and we have attended several times. I highly recommend if you have a young family check it out during the heat of the day.

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