Plan Your Visit

Plan your visit and get your science on!

NOW ON AT SPARK

  • Experience the upgraded Infinity Dome Theatre! Explore the depths of the world's most fiery volcanoes, or marvel at the planetary abyss in Tricks of the Night Sky. Coming Soon: New holiday dome show 'The Alien Who Stole Christmas' hits the 360 screen December 1. Check out what's playing.
  • Birdly VR, now boarding. Get virtually transformed into a member the pterosaur family, soar through the age of the dinosaurs and take science to new heights! Learn more. Make sure you book your Birdly time slot before arriving at Birdly to make your visit easier, and Birdly opens at 10:00am daily.
  • Astronaut Ice Cream Café. Sink your teeth into (if you're crazy like that) the award winning James Webb ice cream cone, or nine other different kinds of cones (yes, Pluto is included, though it has officially lost is status as a planet!). It's also serving up high-quality Monogram specialty coffees and snacks. Dig into the menu!
  • The Brainasium Outdoor Park is undergoing some construction and upgrades, all the way into Spring 2023. The tower slide is closed until early December 2022, however, the rest of the outdoor park is open while these upgrades take place.
  • The Digital Immersion Gallery is now showing the new Goodnight Moon immersive experience into late February 2023.

FREE Wi-Fi - #TELUS

  • Select the #TELUS network name from the device’s Wi-Fi settings menu.
  • Open a new browser tab and you will be automatically redirected to the TELUS Wi-Fi registration page.
  • Enter name and email address, and agree to the TELUS Wi-Fi Service Terms

TELUS will send a confirmation email to the address provided and give 10 minutes of Internet access. Open the email on the same device and confirm the address by clicking the link in the message.

Once registered, guests can connect seamlessly to the Internet for 30 days. After 30 days, it will need to register again.

The #TELUS Wi-Fi network is open to TELUS and non-TELUS customers.

TELUS Spark Science Centre will continue to follow the government regulations. For more information visit Spark's COVID-19 updates.

Accessibility

Spark has tools available to support guests with varying needs. Sensory backpacks can be signed out for free, wheelchairs, strollers, quiet rooms, headsets for dome shows and more.

Talk to the staff at the front desk for more information.

Operating Hours

Admission

General admission to Spark Science Centre is an all-inclusive experience giving visitors full access and free dome shows.

Members and Children ages 0-2 are free!

Memberships start at $55 and pays for itself in less than 3 visits.

Child

3-17

Student

With valid ID

Senior

65+

Adult

18-64

Family

6 people max, up to 2 adults

On Now at Spark

  • DIGITAL IMMERSION GALLERY

Digital Immersion Gallery

Get immersed in the classic bedtime story, as it comes to life. On November 9, the newest digital immersion experience at Spark, Goodnight Moon, brings Margaret Wise Brown's classic childhood tale to life.

Explore Now
  • OPENS AT 10 AM
  • EARTH & SKY

Birdly, Now Boarding

Spark is officially now boarding flights to the age of the dinosaurs, and to explore the late Jurassic period. Soar to new heights, and get virtually transformed into a kepodactylus!

Discover more about departure information, and flight plans for Birdly below:

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  • INFINITY DOME

New Dome Movies

Immerse in the newly upgraded 8K Infinity Dome theatre and enjoy two new movies! Explore the world's most fiery volcanoes, take a journey through the stars and more!

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  • EAT

Astronaut Ice Cream café

This new grab and go cafe will feature 9 flavours of planetary inspired ice cream cones with shapes and toppings that are out of this world! Enjoy specialty Monogram coffees, and other delicious goodies, too!

This cosmic experience is available without admission to the science centre!

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  • SOME AREAS CLOSED

Brainasium Outdoor Park

Train your brain in Spark’s year-round outdoor playground. Physical play helps develop skills like problem solving, spatial thinking and cooperation. So ready, set … run, jump, climb and spin in the Brainasium.

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  • SHOP

Spark Store

Support local and shop at the Spark Store! Give the gift of science with unique gizmos and gadgets.

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The Galleries that Spark

Though all human beings have nearly identical DNA, each one of us is unique. Explore the human experience in deep and wonderful ways through Spark's galleries. Energy and Innovation is currently closed, and going through an innovative transformation!

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Creative Kids Museum

For the littlest sparklers with the biggest imaginations, the Creative Kids Museum (CKM) is 10,000 square feet of fun. So bring your kiddos, 0-8, and come, be free, and discover!

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  • GRADES K-12

School Programs

Field trips filled to the brim with science, math, and the unexpected. Take students dancing for math, or creating for science in the many programs available for students from kindergarten all the way to grade 12! Reservations are filling up, so book soon!

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Are you an AMA member? Receive 10% off regular admission prices!

Spark is proud to announce its new partnership with AMA. Redeem 10% off regular admission prices at the front desk or via phone at 403-817-6800. Offer is currently not available online. Cannot be combined with any other offers.

Getting here

TELUS Spark Science Centre
220 St. George's Drive NE
Calgary, AB

PARKING

Parking at Spark is managed by Calgary Parking Authority through ParkPlus. If paying by mobile, enter Zone 8310 or use one of the pay machines located near the front doors, to pay online with ParkPlus click here.

More info

$7 Daily Parking

PUBLIC TRANSIT/BIKING

If travelling by public transit, take the LRT to the Zoo Station, exit the Zoo pedestrian tunnel to the right (north). Walking time to Spark from the Zoo is approximately 10-15 minutes. Spark is located near Calgary's bike path system.

ACCESSIBILITY

Spark is committed to making science accessible to all. Financial hardship should not be a barrier for anyone to explore the powerful world of science! Learn more >>

ACCESS 2

Aides with the Access 2 pass assisting guests with disabilities can attend the facility at no cost and must call 403.817.6800 to reserve a complimentary ticket.

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Over 200 delightful encounters with science

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