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Best things to do in Edmonton

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Design Studio
“Great for solo travellers, families or just about anyone looking for a good time! The mall has something for everyone. There is an abundance of shops, food courts and restaurants. There is also mini golfing, an indoor water park, indoor amusement park (GalaxyLand), and a movie theatre. ”
108 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“A smaller gallery but always really good work showcased. Also offers drop in art classes for all ages. Check website for calendar.”
76 locals recommend
Museum
“Beautiful indoor botanic gardens in stunning pyramid architecture. Must see for first time visitors, and great to take Instagram worthy pictures! ”
72 locals recommend
Bakery
“Edmonton's most popular, and award winning bakery serving fresh french pastries. Always a long line here, but worth it.”
80 locals recommend
Park
“Heritage park with recreated architecture from 1885, 1905 & 1920 Edmonton, plus a fort & streetcars.”
43 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Roger's place os home of the Oilers and Oil Kings. Also the spot for large events such as concerts and shows like Cirque De Soleil. ”
46 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“West Edmonton Mall one of the worlds largest malls plus the funnest place on earth maybe! Pirate Ship, Movie Theatres, Waterpark , Amusement park rides, Restaurants and so much shopping!!”
52 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“The Winspear is Edmonton's premier music center with Edmonton Orchestra putting on regular shows, but also hosting concerts from some of musics biggest acts. And also events for kids with music from Harry Potter, Disney and Star Wars for example. ”
36 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Most shops close at 6pm but closet mall just 4 blocks north and 2 blocks east.”
31 locals recommend
Park
“My personal favorite park in town. Great location and amazing festivals such as heritage days!”
48 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Open every Saturday from 8am to 3pm. You can find all sorts of hand-made goods : locally grown produce, specialty foods, jewelry, decor, arts and crafts, clothing, accessories, pottery and much more.”
54 locals recommend
Road
“Lots of boutique shops are located between 108 and 103 Street along Whyte Avenue. It's Edmonton's spot for eclectic and cool pieces.”
57 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“closest mall to the suite , with a great selection of stores, apple store, Hudsons Bay, Crate and barrel and many more.”
25 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Citadel Theatre is Edmonton's premier theatre center, offering a variety of shows for different ages. Not far from the funicular. Interesting architecture too.”
30 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Great place to spend an afternoon inside. Check out the galleries ( newly renovated kids gallery) or catch an IMAX movie or laser light show ”
33 locals recommend
Café
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“Famous for their chicken and waffles! This local diner has delicious eats. However parking is sometimes a struggle to find. ”
44 locals recommend