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About this place
We are here to tell the story of Calgary’s unique history. Home of the NWMP & birth place of our city, we offer a museum and interpretive centre, along with educational programs, summer camps, meeting/event spaces with outstanding catering, The Deane House restaurant, & lots of special events.
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A great Historical Site of Calgary, also hosts large outdoor events. The Wooden Fort operates from 1875-1914 by the North West Mounted Police is a now a historical museum.
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 is the starting point from which the Stampede parade begins. You can come down to the grounds of Fort Calgary to see the horses that will participate in the parade. (East Village)