What is the Calgary Tower?
The Calgary Tower is Calgary’s most recognized landmark. Along with the Calgary Stampede it is the city’s most popular tourist attraction and is visited by over 500,000 people a year.
The Calgary Tower opened on June 30, 1968 and stands at 626 feet (191 meters) above the downtown core. As Calgary’s most identifiable landmark and one of the city's most popular tourist attractions, the Calgary Tower offers a 360° view of the city, the Rocky Mountains, and the prairies.
For more information and building facts, please click on the source link below.
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Where is the Calgary Tower located?
The Calgary Tower is located at 120 – 10th Avenue SW
The tower stands tall in the middle of 9th Avenue and 10th Avenue between 1st Street SW and Macleod Trail SE. You can park at the Calgary Tower by using the Palliser Parkade.
Notable Landmarks Nearby
When you arrive at the Calgary Tower, you are within steps to some of downtown Calgary's most notable buildings and landmarks. You can spend an entire day visiting the sites nearby. Come well rested and ready to explore all that the area has to offer you. You are within a 5 minute walk to the notable Stephen Avenue outdoor mall. Check out the Stephen Avenue Event Calendar for timely information about when your favourite event is happening.
Buildings Located Adjacent to the Calgary Tower
Tower Centre - 115 and 131 – 9th Avenue SE
The Palliser complex includes quality restaurants such as Sky 360 Restaurant and Ruth’s Chris Steak House and other high quality offerings including Waves Coffee House, Lunchbox Theatre, Tourism Calgary and Avis Rental Cars.
You can click on the source link below to learn about the businesses located at Tower Centre.
Source by Aspen Properties: http://aspenproperties.ca/properties/calgary/tower-centre/
Fairmont Palliser Hotel - 133 - 9th Avenue SW
Welcome to Canada's most dynamic city and Calgary's premier hotel. Centrally located in downtown Calgary, Fairmont Palliser is conveniently situated near the city's business and financial district and is within walking distance to the city's most exciting retail shopping, arts, culture and entertainment venues.
Calgary's friendly spirit, coupled with the city's vibrant urban ambience makes for a metropolis of wonderful contrasts. Set in the heart of the city, Fairmont Palliser is a historical landmark offering distinctive accommodation in elegant surroundings.
A History of Hospitality
Since June 1, 1914, Fairmont Palliser has been the city's premier address, the cornerstone of Calgary's hospitality industry and a landmark building that is rich in history and architecture. For a century, Fairmont Palliser has been the luxury Calgary hotel of choice to celebrate special occasions, and to welcome Royalty, celebrities, and visiting heads of states and nations from all around the world.
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Palliser One - 125 – 9th Avenue SE
If you are coming to visit Schlumberger Canada, Meloche Monnex or Olympia Financial Group, then you are at the right place.
Palliser One fronts onto 9th Avenue, a major thoroughfare for traffic into and out of downtown Calgary. With Macleod Trail immediately to the east, access to the airport, major roads and other popular destinations is direct and convenient.
The building is serviced by multiple Calgary Transit routes, and the LRT line is two blocks north.
Numerous shops, merchants and restaurants along the famed Stephen Avenue, just one block north, make shopping and dining quick and pleasurable. Premier civic amenities, including Olympic Plaza, Theatre Calgary, the Centre for Performing Arts, the Telus Convention Centre and the Glenbow Museum, are a short distance away.
Learn more about Palliser One by clicking on the source link below.
Source by Aspen Properties: http://aspenproperties.ca/properties/calgary/palliser-one/
Palliser South - 140 – 10th Avenue SE
Palliser South is a 19 storey, AA class office building, located on the corner of 10th Avenue and 1st Street, three blocks from The Bow and the centre of the growing downtown business district. Construction was completed in 2010.
The cantilevered office tower design has floor plates commencing at 10,785 square feet on the 3rd floor and increasing to 21,767 square feet on the 19th floor, making the building attractive to larger size companies in Calgary.
For more information about the Tervita Corporation and Bell Canada and other Palliser South Tenants, please click on the source link below.
Source by Aspen Properties: http://aspenproperties.ca/properties/calgary/palliser-south/
Where do you park when visiting the Calgary Tower?
When you visit the Calgary Tower, please park at the Palliser Parkade. The Palliser Parkade is located at 140-10th Avenue SW.
The Palliser Parkade consists of 1,398 above ground, covered parking stalls. Impark provides the parking management of the Palliser Parkade. The Impark office is located in the Palliser Annex at 112-10th Avenue SE and are open from 8:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
For parking related inquiries please contact Impark by calling (403) 299-7275 Ext 2.
The Palliser parking facility is bright, easy to navigate to and will get you on your way to your destination faster and with less stress of trying to find an on-street parking space. You can park here and not worry about time restrictions. You can even leave your vehicle overnight with confidence should you need to be responsible and take alternative transportation home after a night out in downtown Calgary.
Palliser Parkade Features
When parking at the Calgary Tower or any of the adjacent properties such as Palliser One, Palliser South or Tower Centre, you will have available to you the following amenities:
The Palliser Parkade has 24 hours per day security teams who patrol the parkade as well as all access points such as elevator lobbies and stairwell access areas. Security desks are located in the main entrance lobbies of Palliser One and Palliser South. Feel free to ask the personnel on site how to navigate to your destination.
Safe Walk Program
Are you working in any of the properties mentioned above?
The Palliser Security Team offers all Tenants and Visitors an escorted security guard who will walk you safely from your office to your vehicle that is parked at the Palliser Parkade. You can even arrange for a safe walk from your office to the Calgary Transit CTrain line on 7th Avenue.
Arrange your safe walk by calling (403) 781-8505.
Parker Pete Vehicle Assistance
The Parker Pete vehicle assist program program provides timely service response to Impark customers needing help with their vehicle while parking at the Palliser Parkade. Should you need assistance, simply call us toll-free at: 1-877-771-7383
Please tell the Parker Pete Operator that you are parked at Lot 6, the Palliser Parkade. All calls received will be coordinated by our staff – with service performed by an authorized third-party. The Parker Pete program offers the following complimentary services to Impark customers:
Source by Impark.
Palliser Parkade Level Directory & Wayfinding
Calgary Plus 15 Skywalk
The Palliser Parkade is connected to Calgary's unique Plus 15 and Plus 30 networks.
Grab your Calgary +15 Skywalk Map to view the hours of operation and location of all the +15 walkways.
Calgary's +15 Skywalk is a public pedestrian walkway system that links buildings throughout the Downtown and provides alternative routes for pedestrians to numerous and varied destinations.
The public access through private buildings enables pedestrians to travel in weather-protected walkways, approximately 15 feet above the street level. The +15 concept was intended to improve Downtown, providing additional pedestrian space and facilities, with no expense to the taxpayer.
Source by the City of Calgary: https://www.calgary.ca/Transportation/Roads/Documents/Road-Maintenance/Plus-15-Skywalk-network-map.pdf
Palliser Pakade Elevator Directory
The following directory will help you determine which direction that you need to ride the elevator in order to find the easiest and most convenient way to your final destination.
Our wayfinding signage on each level has unique level graphics that will help you remember what level you parked on.
How do I enter the Palliser Parkade?
The parking entrances are indicated with stars on the map and are located on: 9 Avenue SW, 10 Avenue SW, 10 Avenue SE. The Palliser Parkade has a maximum height clearance of 6 feet 4 inches
When you arrive, press the flashing button located on the entrance station at the parking gate. The gate arm will go up once you remove the ticket. You can then proceed into the parkade and park in any non-reserved stall.
Remember: Please take your ticket with you to pay at a Pay Station before returning to your vehicle.
How do I exit the Palliser Parkade?
When you are returning to your vehicle, take your parking entry ticket to a Pay Station and follow the posted instructions.
Once you have paid for parking or used a validated parking ticket at the Pay Station, remember to remove the validated ticket and take it with you. Return to your vehicle, drive to the exit gate, and insert the validated ticket into the parking exit station at the parking gate. The gate will rise and you can exit the lot.
Validated parking tickets can be used at the exit gate for 15 minutes after payment is made at a Pay Station.
How Much Does It Cost to Park at the Calgary Tower?
Hourly & Daily Parking Rates
$8 per hour
$6 flat 6pm-6am
$6 flat 6am-6pm
* In the event that our rates here differ from the posted rates at the Palliser Parkade , the posted rates at the lot will be deemed correct.
Monthly Parking Rates & Special Promotions
Public Unreserved - 24/7
Sign-up today for this limited space offer by calling 403-299-7275 Ext 2 or use the form on the right side of this page to contact us.
Alternatively, you can visit us and sign up at Impark today!
To qualify for this offer, please reference our special sign-up code: F231743892
360 Degree View of the Palliser Parkade Rooftop Parking Area
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How Do I Pay for Parking at the Palliser Parkade?
The parkade has two parking areas situated on the property. You can park in the West and East sections of the parkade. In each area, you will find the following Pay Station locations:
Palliser East Parkade
Pay Station Name
Pay Station Location
Plus 15 East
Ground floor by the Parkade Elevator
Plus 15 Walkway, next to the Level 2 Elevator
Plus 30 Walkway
Credit Card Only
Cash & Credit Card
Cash & Credit Card
Palliser West Parkade
Pay Station Name
Pay Station Location
Level 3 West
Level 4 West
Ground floor by the Calgary Tower Entrance
Level 3 Elevator Lobby
Level 4 Elevator Lobby
Cash & Credit Card
Cash & Credit Card
Cash & Credit Card
Palliser Parkade Pay Station Photo Tour
We are here to answer any further questions that you have by calling 403-299-7275 Ext 2.
Alternatively, you can use the form on the top, right side of this page to contact us. Please be sure to mention the Palliser Parkade in your subject line of your email to us. We look forward to parking you in this awesome facility.
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