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Heritage Park offers couples some of the most enchanting and unique places to get married in Calgary.
Start your lives together with a wedding in the century-old elegance of Heritage Park Historical Village. Whether you say “I do” on the Prince House Lawn or walk down the aisle to the sound of a genuine pump organ in a traditional church wedding, there is no better place to commemorate your wedding day. The Park is situated on the banks of the Glenmore Reservoir just 15 minutes southwest of downtown Calgary, on 127 acres with the picturesque Canadian Rockies in view. Our wedding venues are available year-round, including winter weddings.
Featured Wedding Venues
Heritage Park offers all types of wedding venues, from outdoor weddings to indoor weddings, and large and small wedding venues to fit all budgets. Our featured wedding venues offer some of the most dreamy atmospheres, whether you want a wedding wrapped in elegance or rustic charm to celebrate the moments you will remember forever.
Outdoor Wedding Ceremonies and Receptions
There are several options for outdoor wedding ceremonies and receptions at Heritage Park. Choose from the Prince House Lawn or a Gazebo lined with ornate flowerbeds, the spacious bandstands or the private Settlement green space. Wedding tents are also available on-site. The tranquil setting of manicured lawns, flowering gardens and an ambiance of days gone by provides a perfect and memorable setting for your special day.
St. Martin’s Church Wedding
St. Martin’s Church is the perfect wedding venue if you are looking for a traditional, country church wedding. Year-round, there’s no finer setting than this old country church with wooden pews, a genuine pump organ and the warmth of an authentic pot-bellied stove. St. Martin’s Church was built in 1886. The church was donated and placed on consecrated ground at Heritage Park in 1964. Create your own timeless wedding day as you walk down the aisle in this original church where so many have walked before you, and become a part of 100 years of love stories that got their start here.
Montefiore Institute Jewish Synagogue
If you’re looking for an intimate Jewish wedding, this charming and quaint prairie synagogue is the ideal location. The synagogue was built around 1910 by the Montefiore Colony in Sibbald, AB, and in 2008 it was restored and moved to Heritage Park. Steeped in history and tradition the Montefiore Institute holds a special story of community as it supported Jewish families to build friendships, maintain traditions, provide education and a place of worship. In the Jewish tales of love it is said that your soulmate is determined before you are born. Your love story was written long ago, bring it to life in the Montefiore Institute.
A Rustic Barn Wedding Venue
Looking at barn wedding venues in Alberta? You may be surprised, but for your rustic wedding theme, have a barn wedding in Calgary, AB! There is nothing quite as charming as a rustic wedding reception in a Calgary barn that has stood the test of time through a century of life on the prairies. Once a real barn, this wedding venue is now fully refurbished, offering a casual western ambiance ideal for mid to large wedding receptions. If you are dreaming of your perfect rustic wedding complete with hardwood floors and an authentic barn dance, then we have one of the best barn venues in Alberta.
All Our Wedding Venues
We feature some of the most unique wedding venues in Calgary to accommodate groups of almost any size. Our character spaces require little additional decor. If you are looking for an iconic Calgary wedding ceremony venue, Heritage Park can deliver! Our reception halls bring country charm with a flair for historical restoration to set your celebration in timeless prairie romance and fun.
Stunning Wedding Photography
When you book your wedding reception at Heritage Park, you can arrange to have the Park’s numerous historic buildings and gorgeous landscape as the perfect backdrop for capturing your wedding memories. Make the portrait session complete by renting our team of horses to escort you around the Park in an antique carriage while your wedding photographs are taken*.
On-site wedding catering is available to meet any palate. Our executive chef creates expertly crafted food that stands the test of time. When you recall fondly the sights and sounds of your childhood it undoubtedly involves a delicious smell that ignites clear memories of that moment. Add the magic of a perfect meal to your special day with our chef who can help you create memories that satisfy all your senses with Wedding catering menus tailored perfectly to the Park’s historic setting.
Unique Activities and Entertainment
Heritage Park has so much more to offer than meets the eye. Ensure your wedding day is memorable with unique activities and entertainment. Make an entrance on your wedding day with a romantic ‘Just Married’ horse-drawn carriage ride. Let the musical lilt of the midway and the thrill of the old-fashioned rides create lifelong
memories. Set sail on the S.S. Moyie Paddlewheeler or take a private steam train ride and enjoy the breathtaking views. The entire Historical Village can be yours to explore.
Complete Wedding Packages
Say ‘Yes’ to the dress and less to the mess of trying to plan every detail of your wedding yourself. Our wedding packages take care of all the extra work that pulls you away from the fun of dress shopping and special moments with your friends and family, as you plan your special day. Browse through our wedding package options and choose the one that says “I Do.”
Contact our Team
Our talented, creative on-site team is here to bring your wedding daydream to reality so that you can rest easy on your big day knowing that every detail has been considered to create the perfect wedding.
*Available for booking from May through October