Suffragettes and speculators, prohibitionists and politicians, Mounties and ministers, cowboys and cooks!
Join knowledgeable tour guides on a walk through time to learn about the people, personalities and events that shaped the vibrant city Calgary is today. From May through October, The City tells their fascinating stories through free guided walking tours of Calgary's historic Burnsland Cemetery, St Mary's Cemetery, and Union Cemetery.
2017 summer tour dates coming soon
Tours are FREE and start promptly at 2 p.m. (weather permitting).
Note: Cemetery Tours are not wheelchair or stroller accessible and are best suited for ages nine and up. Pets are not permitted. For more information on our historical cemetery walking tours call the Cemetery office at 403-221-3660 or email CalgaryCemeteries@calgary.ca.
For updates on tour cancellations due to weather, please contact 311 or visit the Parks Facebook page.
Volunteer tour guides
Interested in leading a cemetery tour? Contact us for more information.
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