What is it?
About Lougheed House
Built in 1891 by Senator James Alexander Lougheed for his wife, Isabella Hardisty Lougheed and family, Lougheed House is now a National Historic Site located in the Beltline district of Calgary. It was originally known as Beaulieu, French for beautiful place.
Lougheed House is operated by Lougheed House Conservation Society, an independent, non-profit society, devoted to the restoration and public enjoyment of the historic House and its Gardens.
Why to go?
Things to do at Lougheed House
To see the grand sandstone prairie mansion that was built in 1891 and enlarged in 1907; the impressive scale and the high quality of the design, materials and interior furnishings of the house that reflected the wealth and prestige of the Lougheeds in their era.
To enjoy the garden -Stroll through the formal Beaulieu Gardens, situated on the 2.8 acre Lougheed estate.
There are events and programs for kids and adults. Also holds birthday parties and weddings.
Where & How to go ?
Lougheed House Location & Direction
Located in Beltline district Lougheed House is accessible by Calgary Transit bus routes.The closest stop to the house is 8094 by route 31, downtown shuttle.
GPS : 51.04077,-114.07721
How long will it take?
Time Required to Visit Lougheed House and gardens
30 minutes to two hours. Booked tours run 45 min – 1 hour
How much will it cost ?
Lougheed House Admission
$8.50 – Adult
$6.50 – Seniors & Students
$5.00 – Child (Ages 6 – 12)
$25.00 – Family
Free – Under 6
Please note that special admission prices will apply for ‘Christmas All Through the House’ and for other special events and exhibits. Coupons cannot be used for special events.
When to go ?
Lougheed House Hours
Lougheed House is open to the public for historic house tours Wednesday through Friday, 11:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Subject to availability, historic interpreters are available to give guided tours. Self-guided tours are always available.During the months of July and August, the house will close at 3:30 pm at weekends.The Gardens are open daily from 7:00 a.m. until sundown.
What about Amenities, Access & Parking?
Amenities, Access & Parking Lougheed House
The Restaurant at Lougheed House will be serving lunch, Wednesday through Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and brunch, Saturday and Sundays only, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Restrooms. Gift shops. Guided tours.
Lougheed House is fully accessible for visitors using wheelchairs
Free parking on site while visiting Lougheed House and Beaulieu Gardens.
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