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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
“West Edmonton Mall, located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, is the largest shopping mall in North America, followed by King of Prussia Mall, and the 23rd largest in the world by gross leasable area. It was the world's largest mall until 2004.”
110 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“The Art Gallery of Alberta is a public art gallery located in downtown Edmonton. Its collection of well over 6,000 works of art includes historical and contemporary paintings, sculptures, installation works and photographs by Canadian and international artists. www.youraga.ca”
76 locals recommend
Museum
“The Muttart Conservatory is a botanical garden located in the North Saskatchewan river valley, across from the downtown core in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.”
75 locals recommend
Bakery
“This is an award winning bakery and a great place to go for a coffee with friends. It often gets busy so best to get there earlier.”
80 locals recommend
Park
“Heritage park with recreated architecture from 1885, 1905 & 1920 Edmonton, plus a fort & streetcars.”
47 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“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!!”
56 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.”
59 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Rogers arena is home to the Edmonton Oilers hockey team. The venue also holds numerous world class concerts and exhibitions including NFR rodeo, Cirque du Soleil, and much more. ”
46 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Just a few blocks away you can find the Edmonton City Centre mall. Filled with all of your desires. ”
36 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“The Francis Winspear Centre for Music is a performing arts centre located in the downtown core of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Opened in 1997, it is the home of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.”
39 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Every Saturday there is a market just a block from the apartment featuring tons of local produce and lots of amazing locally made treasures. Check it out!”
57 locals recommend
Park
“68 hectare park in the river valley featuring a 5 hectare lake and open grassy areas. The park hosts several major festivals and events throughout the year! In the summer, walk, run or bike the trails, have a picnic or BBQ! In the winter, Ice Skate, Snow Shoe, Cross County Ski and check out the magic Ice Castles and www.exploreedmonton.com/attractions/Hawrelak-Park www.familyfuncanada.com/edmonton/ice-castle/”
47 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Spacious well designed mall great for young children! It’s a 17 minute drive from our house and very accessible by bus and train! ”
27 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“The Citadel is the heart of Edmonton’s arts community. We are positioned at the centre of the city, and fill our building with exciting programming and partnerships with local companies and artists. www.citadeltheatre.com”
33 locals recommend
Café
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“A local favorite. Great atmosphere and coffee. Not too expensive and the door is hearty and great. Pro tip. Get the lamb burger.:)”
45 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Telus World of Science is a broad-based science centre in Edmonton. Great place to take the kids or go on a date. Check their website to see what they are showing.”
35 locals recommend