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Visually Pleasing

The Bow Tower is both visually pleasing with a state of the art architecture. One of the best... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Calgary, Canada
Masterful from the outside, average on the inside

Architecturally, this is one of Calgary's top buildings, a Norman Foster design. But like all of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Calgary, Canada
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500 Centre St SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 1A6, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Definitely a pretty building and if you happen to be within a block or two, it is worth taking a photo of - but I would not make a point of adding this of your places to visit in Calgary.

Thank Alisa C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bow Tower is both visually pleasing with a state of the art architecture. One of the best achievement of Calgary.

Thank Frenchie_Cub
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Architecturally, this is one of Calgary's top buildings, a Norman Foster design. But like all of Calgary's skyscrapers, they are a bit like statues - the public can't go up into the building to enjoy the views, that's reserved for the elite who work there....More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't matter if that statement is true: it's a great building, well worth the visit. It is connected to a string of other downtown Calgary buildings by heated and enclosed skywalks. Just a nice place to wander around and enjoy. Tons of food options and...More

Thank Grimshaw A
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Did not go in but could see it from Calgary Tower and just walking around downtown. Concave building is different than anything I have seen -

Thank luggageboston
Reviewed 7 September 2018

I'm not one for sky-scrapers but this is one eye-catching beautiful building. It stands out in the Calgary sky-line with its colors and curves. It is worth the time to see it in person. Look up ........ way up.

Thank M G
Reviewed 31 August 2018

A really cool skyscraper shaped like a half-bow. It's obviously appropriate because of the Bow River nearby. Worth a quick trip.

Thank David E
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The eye catching building is a highlight amongst the old world charm of sand stone buildings. Another photo opportunity.

Thank oldaussieiady
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a building in downtown Calgary. There is nothing too special about it. Not exactly what I would consider something you sight-see for.

Thank Babsaroo
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Although not the tallest building in Calgary, an interesting one. A good example of how an idea can be engineered to form a structure that is neither imposing nor dominating. The public art in front sits in harmony with The Bow. Near to the city...More

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Response from DMarkG71 | Reviewed this property |
Tours to the top of the Bow are not currently available. Major gas and oil companies such as Encana and Cenovus dominate the building and have not opened its wonderful views to the public citing corporate security issues... More