Energy & Innovation Gallery

Energy & Innovation

It would take 50 people pedaling a bike for 8 hours a day for 30 days to power an average house. – Adam Frank, Astrophysicist.

Energy & Innovation is temporarily closed.

Energy & Innovation

Explore and understand the nature of energy systems and uncover the connections among different forms and the role it plays shaping our lives, across Alberta and in your own backyard.

Jump and groove to power a light-up dance floor.

Build a model pipeline over challenging terrain.

ZAP! Put some muscle into the hand crank to produce electricity then feel the shock.

Energy & Innovation is made possible thanks to the generous support of Ridgeback Resources.


  • Spark is open
  • Re-imagined

Reopening Info

Prepare to blast off with new re-imagined experiences! Check out what's open. Timed tickets and masks are required for all guests.

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  • New Feature
  • Mindblowing line up

The DRIVE-IN at Spark

Experience a true classic drive-in this summer, safely. Stop and smell the popcorn, call up your favourite movie lovers.

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  • Featured Exhibition
  • Anatomic Safari


BODY WORLDS: ANIMAL INSIDE OUT is back for a limited time. Explore over 100 plastinates of some of the world's most spectacular animals!

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  • New Dome Movie
  • Woof!

Superpower Dogs

Now Playing

Discover the incredible abilities of dogs and the astonishing science behind their superpowers in Calgary's only HD Digital Dome Theatre.

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  • For All Ages
  • 63-foot slide

Brainasium Outdoor Park

Train your brain in Spark’s year-round outdoor playground. Neuroscientists know there is a connection between healthy brains and healthy bodies.

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  • New
  • Outdoor Pathway

Tuponia Trail

An outdoor pathway experience with unexpected surprises! Take a stroll through Spark's backyard to find inflatables and more.

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  • New
  • Dan Hudson

A 360 Trip to Berlin

Take an adventure through the eyes of Canmore artist Dan Hudson and his multimedia artwork 360, a year-long cycle of observations presented simultaneously in 360 degrees.

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Stay curious!

Expand your mind with curiosity!

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