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William Hawrelak Park

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Address: 9330 Groat Rd, Edmonton, Alberta T5M 3K1, Canada
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Edmonton Ice Castle

A great outdoor experience for all ages! Suggest attending during the day and night to view the castle with and without lights..impressive both ways.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Heather L
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Edson, Canada
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Edson, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great outdoor experience for all ages! Suggest attending during the day and night to view the castle with and without lights..impressive both ways.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Super neat experience. I've never been to something like his before. You can really see the time and effort put into the castles. I'm fairly new to town, and I really enjoyed seeing Edmontonians proud of their cold city. Be sure to dress warmly - it's very cold inside them.

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Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our family finally had the chance to visit the Ice Castle in Edmonton. What a great experience for us. Our children are older, 13 and 16 and they enjoyed the "maze"-like atmosphere, the ice slide, and the overall look of the castle. The written boards explaining how the castle is made and maintained were also interesting. The ice slide was... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We missed out on this last year, due to the warm weather, so we were determined not to miss it again. We arrived early for our 5:00 PM appointment and as it was not busy, there was no problem getting in. In the meantime, we got to see the sun's rays setting on the castle, then wandered the inside as... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely to sit by the lake with a picnic lunch and enjoy the views. Great little getaway in the middle of the City. Walking paths in the park near the river, benches for taking in the view and many summer and winter activities to attend here. We are lucky to have such a beautiful park in our river valley.

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Grande Prairie, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time with family here. Visited the Ice Castle YEG. Staff were very friendly. Too many people so it's hard to find parking. Other than that, it was a great visit! Would love to run here on summer!

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Edmonton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took a tour of the ice castles at Wlliam Hawrelak Park on a Friday, January 13, 2017 during the early evening after our work schedules. The ice castles were were great with coloured lights. However, cost of hot chocolate and the mini doughnuts within the compound was quite pricey.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ice Castles !!!!! AMAZING ..... was there before Sundown and the sun thru the ice was Amazing and will absolutely return for the Evening Light Show!!!!! All the "team" that we chatted with were GREAT!!!! Thanks form Calgary!!

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great winter attraction, nice place to go as a family or with friends, cant wait to see what next year's looks like

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staffs were very friendly and were ready to take our pictures (as a couple) upon requested. The sculptures were gorgeous and look a lot like an ice castle from "Narnia" or from" Frozen" The reason I give it a four star is because the two fire pits, for warmth purposes, were only on one side of the castle. I... More 

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