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Calgary Parks and Recreation  

Government of Alberta

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Hospitals, Doctors and Emergency Services

Alberta Health Services

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Telus Spark Science Center

The Calgary Zoo

The Calgary Tower

The Calgary Saddledome – Home to the Calgary Flames Hockey Team

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Stampede Park – Home of the Calgary Stampede

The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth!

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The Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra – Jack Singer Concert Hall


Calgary Art Galleries

calgary art galleries

Calgary is home to a surprising number of art galleries, showcasing work from artists in Alberta and across Canada. Whether you want to purchase a special piece or just browse the collections, our recommended list of Calgary galleries below will get you started on the right track.

Banff & Lake Louise - Skiing

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Banff is a town within Banff National Park in Alberta. It is located in The Rocky Mountains, along the Trans-Canada Highway, approximately 126 km (78 mi) west of Calgary and 58 km (36 mi) east of Lake Louise; at an elevation of 1,400 m (4,600 ft.) to 1,630 m (5,350 ft.). Banff is the community with the second highest elevation in Alberta after Lake Louise.  The Town of Banff was the first municipality to incorporate within a Canadian national park. The town is a member of the Calgary Regional Partnership.

Banff is a resort town and one of Canada's most popular tourist destinations, known for its mountainous surroundings and hot springs. It is a destination for outdoor sports and features extensive hiking, biking, scrambling and skiing areas within the area. Sunshine Village, Ski Norquay and Lake Louise Mountain Resort are the three nearby ski resorts located within the national park.

Grizzly Bear Sighting at the Lake Louise Gondola

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