About Lougheed House, Calgary
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.
What to do at Lougheed House Calgary?
Things to do at Lougheed House
Explore 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.
Enjoy the garden – Stroll through the formal Beaulieu Gardens, situated on the 2.8 acre Lougheed estate.
During X-mas, enjoy the House decked in glorious lights.
There are events and programs for kids and adults. The house can also be rented for birthday parties and weddings.
How to get to Lougheed House ?
Lougheed House Calgary Location & Directions
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 to see Lougheed House?
Time Required to Visit Lougheed House and gardens – 30 minutes to two hours. Booked tours run 45 min – 1 hour
How much do Lougheed House visit cost?
Lougheed House Calgary Admission
Adults : $8.50
Seniors & Students: $6.50
Child (Ages 6 – 12): $5.00
Under 6 : FREE
Canadian military personnel with CFOne cards: FREE
When to visit Lougheed House?
Lougheed House Hours
House, Gallery & Museum Shop:
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Holiday Closure: New Year’s Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day and Christmas Day.
Subject to availability, historic interpreters are available to give guided tours. Self-guided tours are always available.
Gardens : Daily from 7:00 a.m. until sundown.
Wednesday through Sunday| 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Brunch – Saturday and Sundays only | 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
What about Amenities, Access & Parking at 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.