Tour Hangar Flight Museum and discover other things to do in Calgary

Book accommodations at Radisson Hotel & Conference Centre Calgary Airport to stay close to the top things to do in Calgary, a city that blends world-class attractions with a colorful ranching past. Around seven kilometers from the YYC airport, the hotel places you near downtown Calgary destinations like The Hangar Flight Museum and the Calgary Tower, which offers bird's-eye views of the city. You can take the kids to see the animals at the Calgary Zoo and expand their imagination with the interactive exhibits at TELUS Spark. Interested in local history? Fort Calgary, Heritage Park Historical Village, and the Glenbow Museum offer a kaleidoscopic view of the region’s past. For an unforgettable day trip, hop on the Trans-Canada Highway and head to Banff National Park to enjoy the spectacular scenery.

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Calgary Tower

5.89 mi / 9.47 km from the hotel
For a panoramic view of the city and the Rocky Mountains, make your way to the top of the Calgary Tower, standing 191 meters (626 feet) in the air. Hungry after your ascent? The tower features two restaurants, one of which rotates.

Calgary Zoo

4.91 mi / 7.91 km from the hotel
Walk from the African savanna to the rainforests of Asia in a single afternoon at the Calgary Zoo. You’ll love the antics of the penguins at Penguin Plunge and the life-size dinosaur replicas at Prehistoric Park.

CrossIron Mills

6.33 mi / 10.18 km from the hotel
You're sure to find what you're looking for at one of the largest malls in Alberta, which features hundreds of outlet stores, restaurants, and a dinosaur-themed children's play area.

Fort Calgary

5.41 mi / 8.71 km from the hotel
This National Historic Site is considered the birthplace of the city, housing artifacts, artwork, and period-style gardens that commemorate Calgary’s heritage.

Heritage Park Historical Village

10.36 mi / 16.67 km from the hotel
This family-friendly destination features interactive presentations and shows that demonstrate the ups and downs of life in a circa-1800 Western town setting.

Spruce Meadows

16.27 mi / 26.19 km from the hotel
Home to more than 400 acres of equestrian grounds, Spruce Meadows invites you to tour the stables or watch the horses get their exercise with trainers. Call ahead for seasonal shows and tour options.

Sunridge Mall

2.62 mi / 4.21 km from the hotel
One of Calgary’s largest shopping centers, Sunridge Mall is home to more than 150 stores and services, including retailers like Hudson’s Bay and Old Navy.

Telus Spark

4.44 mi / 7.15 km from the hotel
Spark your kids’ creativity with a visit to Telus Spark, a hands-on science center where you can witness cool demonstrations, paint with light, or fire a cloud cannon.

The Hangar Flight Museum

1.88 mi / 3.02 km from the hotel
From turn-of-the-century wooden aircraft to World War II bombers, this fascinating museum houses a diverse collection of planes and helicopters chronicling Canada’s history of flight.


10.38 mi / 16.7 km from the hotel
Once the site of the 15th Olympic Winter Games, this Calgary attraction is now home to Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame and exciting activities like skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, and zip-lining.

Banff National Park

69.06 mi / 111.14 km from the hotel
Banff National Park offers breathtaking views of the Canadian Rockies and a variety of outdoor activities like skiing, hiking, and biking. Don’t miss the catwalk that traverses Johnston Canyon.