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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Design Studio
“This mall has it all! Shoppin, Food, Entertainment, activities, pool, skating.. what more could you want?”
  • 110 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.”
  • 81 locals recommend
Park
“Heritage park with recreated architecture from 1885, 1905 & 1920 Edmonton, plus a fort & streetcars.”
  • 44 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“A quick get away for kids and kid at heart. The huge West Edmonton mall has all that you can think off. There's games, food court area, amusement , and big pool ”
  • 53 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
Point of Interest
“Hockey and concerts. Bring extra cash for Oilers 50/50 tickets ... prizes can be over $60,000! LRT and transit will save you big parking headaches.”
  • 47 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
Park
“My personal favorite park in town. Great location and amazing festivals such as heritage days!”
  • 48 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“The Old Strathcona Farmers’ Market was Edmonton’s first indoor farmer’s market. With over 130 vendors every Saturday, we have an impressive assortment of hand-made goods: locally grown produce, specialty foods, jewelry, decor, arts and crafts, clothing, accessories, pottery and so much more!  Open every Saturday from 8am to 3pm. Located on 83rd Ave and 103 Street NW (just off Whyte Ave) FREE PARKING (during market hours) in our lot across Gateway Blvd. ”
  • 56 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
Shopping Centre
“Most shops close at 6pm but closet mall just 4 blocks north and 2 blocks east.”
  • 31 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. ”
  • 45 locals recommend
Science Museum
“IMAX theater, hands-on science exhibits and star-gazing in the adjoining planetarium.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Museum
“plan to spend at least half a day exploring Alberta's history. cafe on-site or pack a lunch. Pay parking nearby or take transit.”
  • 38 locals recommend