18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, Calgary, AB, T2J 5G5 - (2.55m/4.10km from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
Spruce Meadows is located in the foothills of the majestic Canadian Rockies, within the city of Calgary, Alberta. This picturesque complex has captivated the worldwide audience of the sport of show jumping. There is no other place like it. Spruce Meadows blends the discipline of sport with the communication of international commerce and the goodwill of visitors... bringing Canada together with the world.
Spruce Meadows' tournaments have attracted virtually every Olympic, World, European, and National Show Jumping Champion; but there is more than just athletic excitement and excellence at Spruce Meadows. There is also a quiet side to Spruce Meadows; the peace and tranquility of the country is, for some, even more enjoyable.
From sunrise to sunset, the splendour of Alberta awaits your discovery. Explore Spruce Meadows, where the coffee pot is always on and a warm smile from our friendly staff will always welcome you - 365 days of the year.
101 - 9th Avenue SW Calgary, Alberta, T2P 1J9
A spectacular experience awaits you at the Calgary Tower. Board one of our elevators, and you’ll enjoy the breathtaking city and mountain views. On the observation deck you will find the breathtaking glass floor experience, as well as binoculars and multi-media kiosks.
245033 Range Road 33 Calgary, Alberta,T3Z 2E9 - (14.76m/23.75km away from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
Calaway Park invites you to celebrate 25 years of Family Fun at Western Canadas largest outdoor family amusement park. Enjoy 30 exciting rides including a new ride in 2006 The Storm Mother Natures Thrill Ride. Dont forget to test your skill at one of our challenging games or try some tasty treats at our numerous yummy food outlets. Complete your fun filled day by taking in our daily stage shows performed by Calaway Live. All rides, shows, attractions and parking are included with a daily admission.
Telus World of Science
701 - 11 Street SW, Calgary, AB - (0.03m/0.05km away from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
A hands-on experience made for curious families. If you have young children, don’t miss our new WOW town exhibit gallery. Afterward, explore our three other interactive exhibit areas, travel around the earth and beyond in our Discovery Dome theatre or head outside to our Amazement Park. There is always something new at the Telus World of Science Calgary.
Calgary Zoo - Botanical Gardens and Prehistoric Park
1300 Zoo Road NE, Calgary, AB, T2E 7V6 - (14.63m/23.54km away from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
From the splendour of the Rocky Mountains to the heart of Destination Africa, visit over 900 animals from around the world! Trek through a rainforest with gorillas, safari over the Savannah to watch hippos swimming, hike through Eurasia with the tigers or go up to the Canadian Wilds to find the grizzly bears. Complete your world tour with a trip through time in our Prehistoric Park or soothe your senses in nearly six acres of Botanical Gardens.
Heritage Park Historical Village
1900 Heritage Drive S.W., Calgary, AB, T2V 2X3 - (7.34m/11.81km away from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
Discover the old west at Heritage Park, Canada’s largest living historical village. Situated on the most picturesque 66 acres in Calgary, Heritage Park invites you to step back to the turn of the century and leave the modern world behind. Ride the rails on a thundering steam train, watch the Blacksmith at his forge, taste freshly baked bread from the Alberta bakery, enjoy the thrills of an old fashioned midway or cruise the reservoir on the S.S. Moyie. Heritage Park offers something for everyone and is the perfect place to create your own history.
750-9th Avenue SE, Calgary, AB - (14.79m/23.80km away from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
Fort Calgary brings history to life by telling the stories of the Mounted Police site, the settlement and the people of Calgary through dynamic interpretation and exciting exhibits. Interactive opportunities are found around every corner! Be sure to grab a bite to eat at The Deane House restaurant. Open year round, daily from 9 am to 5 pm.
130-9th Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0P3 - (10.71m/ 17.24km away from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
Choose your own museum adventure! Pick your destination and travel to another world in our permanent galleries. Learn the story of the Blackfoot people, travel to Asia with world-class sculptures, see one of the world’s oldest known rocks, or explore the life of warriors. Reveal your artistic side in our hands-on Discovery Room bursting with fun activities.
Canada Olympic Park
88 Canada Olympic Road SW, Calgary, AB, T3B 5R5 - (17.83m/28.69km from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
Be inspired by the athletes, venues and events that have shaped Canada's premiere Olympic site. Relive the roar of the crowd, the rush of adrenaline, and the thrill of competing, as you embark on an exhilarating audio theatre experience that captures the spirit of Canada's enduring Olympic legacy. Be entertained by Olympic voices of the past and present as you immerse yourself in the new world of audio theatre. Wireless, hands-free audio entertainment will let your imagination flourish and your adventure begin. Get active! …Luge Rides – Zipline – Mini Golf – Eurobungee Trampoline – Climbing Wall.
Calgary International Airport 2000 Airport Road N.E. Calgary, AB T2E 6W5 - (21.43m/34.49km away from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
Have you ever imagined what it would be like to live in out space, riding around in your own shuttle in space. Or how it would feel like being at the controls of your own F-18 Fighter Jet. Well guess what! Here at Spaceport you can experience all of these things from 9AM-9PM, seven days a week! It is absolutely free to enter and start learning about space and aviation. We even have a quarter scale model of the original space shuttle, a real moon rock, mars rovers, many interactive displays, and much, much more!
Aero Space Museum of Calgary
4629 McCall Way NE, Calgary, AB T2E 8A5 - (18.50m/29.77km away from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
Remember the early days of airplanes, and meet the trailblazers who dreamt of flying. “Take flight” with the pioneers who developed aviation for trade and recreation. Be inspired by the heroes who fought for Canada. Dream with the adventurers who travel to outer space. Examine the airplanes up close or try your hand on the flight simulators – there’s something for everyone.
Museum of the Regiments
4520 Crowchild Trail SW, (exit east on Flanders Avenue) Calgary, AB - (10.22m/16.55km away from Super 8 Calgary/Shawnessy)
Go with the Canadian soldier as he liberates northwest Europe. Travel through time with the accurately detailed, life-size exhibit in our lower gallery. Explore Western Canada’s largest military museum as you re-live tragedy to triumph, tyranny to liberation and commitment to sacrifice of the men and women of southern Alberta. The Museum of Regiments “MOR” is a nationally-acclaimed facility dedicated to educating the general public, in particular youth, about Canada’s military history.