Heritage Park Historical Village

Heritage Park Historical Village
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Heritage Park Historical Village
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Step back in time at Canada’s largest living history museum!

Calgary’s own Heritage Park Historical Village offers up visitors over 200 exhibits and attractions spread over a whopping 127 acres. Whether you are a western history buff, a pleasure seeker, or just looking for a little fun and discovery, Heritage Park Historical Village is a must-see attraction.

You can immerse all five of your senses in the Park’s four main areas:

Heritage Town Square: Located before the Park gates, enjoying this bustling square does not require Park admission. The square boasts four unique shops, an antique portrait studio, one café, a restaurant and a 2-acre nature park that can be enjoyed by all.

You can also step inside to Gasoline Alley Museum, home to one of the world’s largest public collections of antique trucks, cars and petroliana from the 1930s, '40s and '50s.

1900s Living Historical Village: Open May to October, this bustling village is home to many of our exhibits including an antique midway, authentic steam train, working printing press and blacksmith shop, ice cream parlor, bakery and costumed interpreters.

1880s Pre-railway Settlement: Open May to October, experience the homes, businesses and lifestyles of the first new settlers to Canada's West.

1860s Fur Trading Fort and First Nations Encampment: Open May to October, this area represents a gathering place for diverse groups of people including First Nations, Métis, explorers, settlers and traders, as well as others who travelled through Western Canada.

Location (Approximate): 
1900 Heritage Dr. S.W.
Calgary, AB T2V 2X3
Rating: 
Average: 8 (1 vote)

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