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When you visit Fort Calgary, you stand on the traditional territory of the Blackfoot and the people of Treaty 7, including the Siksika, the Piikani, the Kainai; the Tsuut’ina; and the Bearspaw, Chiniki and Wesley Nations of the Stoney-Nakoda. This...more
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If you want to get a glimpse of Calgary in its early years this is the place. Home of the RCMP back in the old days this Fort give s awonderful glimpse of the past. Located on the Bow River downtown it is an exceptional...More
I went with my daughters school! The lady we had was aweful, she looked like she worked there to long. It felt like we were in the army and shuffled through the place. She has no child bed side manner! We were not allowed to...More
Date of experience: February 2019
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We were searching for something new to do and, while having lived in Calgary over 10 years, we had never been to the Fort Calgary museum. The museum has two basic elements: 1) a room tracing the history of Calgary like a social media feed,...More
We arrived right at 10am for the Sunday brunch which was a great spread and delicious. There is a buffet option w an additional side order of eggs benny, omelette station, crepes or french toast. Desert was good. We had a guest with gluten free...More
Many Calgarians have already seen the exhibits in the museum at Fort Calgary, and for the price, they aren't a great value for visiting often. Newcomers or visitors may want to think about the indoor museum if interested in Calgary's fascinating history and don't mind...More
I visited Fort Calgary with friends from Australia. On entering, we were greeted well. However, the first display was about a display about the Indigenous Residential Schools. This was just on the news and none of us thought it appropriate that we were asked to...More
On a visit to Flame's shop, I saw the sign for Fort Calgary and thought I would give the attraction ago for 1-2 hours.
$12 entrance, which in my view is not awful for such an attraction.
Staff really friendly and helpful. Visited Tuesday 11th...More
It was a bit of a walk to get to this Fort from our downtown hotel but well worth it (though there may be a bus available.) They have interesting, fun exhibits including one where people can take photos of themselves in a Canadian Mountie...More
There was a lovely young man who wasn't a "real Mountie" was very happy to get photographs with the public. You should go to the Calgary Stampede and watch an event the RCMP perform. They are all in full uniform and are very... More
There was a lovely young man who wasn't a "real Mountie" was very happy to get photographs with the public. You should go to the Calgary Stampede and watch an event the RCMP perform. They are all in full uniform and are very happy to talk and have photos taken. They were in the stables with their horses. They also explain on what Occassions they wear full dress. Have fun