Fort Calgary is a National Historic Site and the birthplace of the city of Calgary. It marks the original location where the North West Mounted Police built their fort at the confluence of the Bow and Elbow Rivers in 1875. Discover how the hopes and dreams of the Mounted Police and early citizens shaped our city at our Interpretive Centre.
Winterfest (Feb), Canada Day (July 1st), Heritage Day (August), Culture Days/Doors Open YYC (September), and the Annual Artisan’s Fair (Nov 11th). Visit fortcalgary.com for event details.