Self-guided and audio tours are always available during our regular opening hours. Guided tours, with a costumed interpreter, are offered subject to the availability of interpreters who are mostly volunteers. Please enquire at the admissions desk.

 

Audio Tours

Through the support of The Calgary Foundation, Lougheed House is proud to offer visitors audio tours of the House and Calgary’s Beltline district. The audio tours are currently available in English, French & Mandarin.

The Lougheed House audio tour provides guests with an overview of the rich history of Lougheed House including the Lougheed family. The Beltline audio tour includes Calgary historic sites such as the Nellie McClung residence, the Ranchman’s Club, Central Memorial Public Library, and many others.  The audio tour handheld devices are similar to cell phones and are included with admission charge.

Group Tours

Booked Tours of Lougheed House run approximately 45 min – 1 hour. Please advise us of any special requests, i.e. if guests in your party are in a wheelchair or walker or need to sit down during the tour. Your tour will be led by a Historic Interpreter in 1905 costuming.

To request a group tour, please download and complete the Group Tour Booking Form and e-mail it to:

Adrienne Leicht
aleicht@lougheedhouse.com.

Secrets of the Badlands Tour

Tourists and locals alike may be interested in exploring Southern Alberta’s history and culture further. Visit http://www.toursouthernalberta.com/ for printable maps, itineraries and more. Lougheed House is the starting point for the Secrets of the Badlands Tour, which explores dinosaurs, historic forts, provincial  parks and more.