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TELUS Spark

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Great for Unders 8's

We had a couple of hours to kill before our flight back home and decided to visit Telus Spark with... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2019
Richard A
A good place to go to but not the highlight of a trip

I went to this with my grand son and we did have a good time and saw a lot of the displays. I feel... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2019
louis622
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Calgary, Canada
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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...more
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220 St Georges Dr NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 5T2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wasn’t a lot to do for a 3 year old. The so-called circus isn’t really a circus. Pay for parking and the entry cost ridiculous. Sad we missed any show that was playing. By the time we found where it was there was a sign...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank blackhondacrv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here twice now and I sure we'll be back again to see more. The centre rotates it's displays and events so there are always changes too. Features are the included IMAX style films in the dome theatre and the hourly science displays. Our...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RevyNeat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed to pay full price, which is very expensive in the first place, to enter at 2pm thinking it was open until 5pm as per TripAdvisor only to be told they close early today at 4pm!More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dawn H
SparkCalgary, Public Relations Manager at TELUS Spark, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Dawn, we really appreciate you bringing this to our attention! We are so sorry for the confusion and have since posted our correct hours on TripAdvisor. If you have any further feedback, we would love to hear from you at info@sparkscience.ca. Again we want...More

Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

I'll admit, it has been awhile as of the time I am writing this that I was there but I still remember enough. The parking is normally charged and such, the building is rather large but it has so much wasted space. There are only...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Proarchangel
SparkCalgary, Public Relations Manager at TELUS Spark, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are so sorry you weren’t completely satisfied with your visit. We would love to know more about your experience as we are always looking for ways to improve, if you have the time, please contact us at info@sparkscience.ca

Reviewed February 17, 2019

Although our 5 year old granddaughter enjoyed her time here, as others have stated, the cost is too prohibitive for more than one visit. Perhaps special exhibits are worth a visit , but in general it just costs too much money for what is offered.More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank coffee522
SparkCalgary, Public Relations Manager at TELUS Spark, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we really appreciate your feedback! That’s so great to hear that your granddaughter had a good time. We are so sorry that you weren’t completely satisfied with your experience. If you are inclined to visit...More

Reviewed February 11, 2019

We had a couple of hours to kill before our flight back home and decided to visit Telus Spark with our teenage children. The place was filled with lots of kids under 8 and we could understand why. Many of the exhibits appealed to this...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Richard A
SparkCalgary, Public Relations Manager at TELUS Spark, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2019

Richard, thank you for your detailed feedback, we really appreciate it! We are so sorry that you weren’t completely satisfied with your visit, we aim to be a place that the whole family can enjoy. We are so happy to hear you liked the dome...More

Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

A fantastic day out for all ages. Loved the presentations, exhibits and hands on experiences. Highly engaging and informative regardless of age. A perfect learning experience. Go along and enjoy, you won’t be disappointed.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Calgary425
SparkCalgary, Public Relations Manager at TELUS Spark, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2019

We are so thrilled you had a fantastic day! Thank you for all the positive comments :)

Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

Way too expensive....not good value for the dollar. Cost $107 dollars after parking for a young family of 4. I wouldnt pay half of that if we were to come again.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Greg M
SparkCalgary, Public Relations Manager at TELUS Spark, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

Greg, thank you for taking the time to leave a review! We are so sorry you and your family weren’t satisfied with your experience. In 2018 we changed our general admission price so it now includes all of the dome movies. If you have any...More

Reviewed January 31, 2019

I went to this with my grand son and we did have a good time and saw a lot of the displays. I feel that he, at 10, was a little beyond the exhibitions as they are mostly set for the younger crowd. Enjoyable but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank louis622
SparkCalgary, Public Relations Manager at TELUS Spark, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

Thank you very much for your feedback! We are so sorry you and your grandson weren’t totally satisfied with your visit and felt like the exhibits were geared towards a younger crowd. If you have any further feedback, we would love to hear from you...More

Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

We took our grandson there to visit. We started at the kids creative learning center. There was so many things to do here, he tried the jungle gym, water station, sound exhibit and stage. He kept returning to the water and gym. We stopped for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DRobb04
SparkCalgary, Public Relations Manager at TELUS Spark, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2019

We are so happy to hear your grandson liked the Creative Kids Museum! Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we really appreciate it. We are so sorry you weren’t completely satisfied with your experience. In 2018 we changed our general admission...More

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Sarah J
June 25, 2018|
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Response from weo450 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There are microwaved in the lunch area.
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524luisitob
February 18, 2018|
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Response from kjmorgan2017 | Reviewed this property |
I used my telephone camera to take pictures of my granddaughter and no one prevented me from doing this. The museum has a website that should be able to help you with your question
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ChristieS321
October 18, 2017|
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Response from SparkCalgary | Property representative |
Hi there! Unfortunately not, but we do have a new exciting travelling exhibition coming in January. Stay tuned for more details!
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