Heritage Park Historical Village is Calgary’s premier tourist attraction and one of North America’s largest and most successful living history museums. Conveniently located in the heart of southwest Calgary, Heritage Park is situated on prime parkland surrounded on three sides by the Glenmore Reservoir. The majestic Rocky Mountains form a fitting backdrop that completes the Park’s beautiful surroundings.
Throughout the year, guests have the opportunity to interact with nearly 100 years of history. Heritage Park’s exhibits span the early 1860s fur trade to the petroleum and automobile-dominated 1950s and are situated in four locations around the park.
SS Moyie Paddlewheeler. All aboard!
Explore the 1860s Fur Trading Fort and First Nations Encampment and visit their Pre-Railway Settlement. Later, walk through a 1910 Prairie Railway Town and Antique Midway before you experience the Gasoline Alley Museum and Heritage Town Square.
Experience the park with all five senses. Ride the steam train, board the SS Moyie paddlewheeler, take a whirl on one of the antique midway rides, and explore the authentic village. The costumed interpreters add another dimension to the immersive historical experience and bring their attractions and exhibits to life!!
Ride the steam train. It takes you throughout the park
Historical Village has a lot to offer both the history buff and the pleasure seeker. It’s the perfect balance between historical fact, adventure, discovery and fun that makes our take on the tale of Western Canadian settlement so unique.