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Century Gardens

826 8 Street Southwest, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1A2, Canada
+1 403-268-2489
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CLOSED until 2018

Sadly, another downtown outdoor space will be closed for a year, leaving downtown workers, shoppers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
In the winter, mainly just a short cut to the eastbound LRT station

Century Gardens is a lovely open space right in the downtown core. The City has made a number of... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2017
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
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This small (half-block) park in the downtown core features running water, a large pond, grass, and two bronze sculptures.
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10 Feb 2017
“In the winter, mainly just a short cut to the eastbound LRT station”
1 week ago
“CLOSED until 2018”
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826 8 Street Southwest, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1A2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sadly, another downtown outdoor space will be closed for a year, leaving downtown workers, shoppers and residents with fewer and fewer options to relax. Hopefully, the redevelopment will result in more safety and improved experiences for downtown users, especially if they include safe washrooms. I...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Century Gardens is a lovely open space right in the downtown core. The City has made a number of improvements, including removing some older buildings that used to border it on the west side, so it's very open now. Also, the LRT station is on...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

This quiet square is another quiet place where you can sit and relax, away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. We sat in the sunshine for some time, just enjoying ourselves.

Thank mjc404
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This place is very nice. It contrasts with the downtown and you fells like be in a big and exclusive garden. Take a few minutes to hear the birds singing and the water flowing.

Thank João Eduardo G
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

This tiny park in the centre of Stephen St in Calgary has several nice art features, sculptures and water features. It has several benches, and a small stream running through the middle. It is is nice place to retreat from the bustling of the city

Thank Travel_Bug81
Reviewed 15 February 2015

This is a passive park, if you please, no horseplay. It's a lovely lunch spot in summer. It's not a bad place to stroll with another person at anytime and is well lit at night but I wouldn't go around it alone after dark. Good...More

Thank Marabear
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