One of the city’s most iconic landmarks, the Calgary Tower turns 50 in 2018.
Built to celebrate Canada’s 100th birthday in 1967, construction wrapped up in 1968. Now, 50 years later, it stands as an iconic and recognizable symbol of the city’s past and present.
A key landmark for the 1988 Olympics, Calgarians' love for the Calgary Tower has grown year after year.
Here’s 10 reasons to fall in love with this Calgary icon, and why you should visit it for the first time, or for the millionth time, in celebration if its 50th birthday.