Event List

Doors Open YYC NAKED

Doors Open YYC Naked is a city-wide event that invites people to see and experience aspects of buildings and spaces that have never been shared before. For two days only, the public is granted access—free of charge—to 35 premier sites for exclusive tours, events and insider information sessions that allow them to get to know Calgary in a way that has never been possible before.

Check out Talisman Centre's secret spaces!

Saturday, September 29th: Free Open House, 6am – 10pm

Sunday, September 30th: Free Tours


You must register for Tours 1 & 2 by phone at 403.233.8393 or in person at Customer Service. Registration opens September 20th.

The Secret Underground Tour* – 10am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm

A guided 45 minute walking tour along the subterranean passages of our facility. Discover specifics about our 2 Olympic sized pools, filtration systems, piping schematics, boilers, water cycles and secret views.  

Downoload Waiver (*must be signed to participate in this tour)

The Sky High Cat Walk Tour* – 9am, 12pm, 2pm

A guided 30 minute trek across our iconic tent (see photo). See our facility from a bird's eye view and discover all the amazing features of our new roof material, architecture, and design, the number of lights and output, and under roof air wash. 

Downoload Waiver (*must be signed to participate in this tour)

Facility Tours – 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm

See everything Talisman Centre has to offer. Available to all ages, wheelchair friendly.

For more information on the Doors Open YYC Naked city-wide event visit: http://www.doorsopenyyc.org/



* Tour 1: Must be 12+ years of age. Hard hat required and provided. Tour 2: Must be 18+ years of age. May be physically demanding, with lots of stairs, and ladders. Tours 1 & 2: No cameras or photos. May experience high and humid temperatures. Non-slip closed-toe shoes required. We reserve the right to refuse anyone at our discretion. Must sign a waiver and pre-register to qualify.