Below are some of the most frequently asked questions that people ask related to heritage conservation. Click on a FAQ in the list below and if you still have questions, please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What’s the difference between the Calgary Heritage Initiative, the Calgary Heritage Authority, the Calgary Heritage Planning Office, the Chinook Country Historical Society, and so on? Who does what?
How can I learn more about historic resources in Calgary and elsewhere in Canada?
Where can I find archival/historic photographs of Calgary or a specific building?
How can I learn more about my heritage home?
Where can I find contractors and/or trades people familiar with the special needs of heritage properties?
What career and educational opportunities are available in historic conservation and restoration?
Who else can I speak to about an endangered site or “at risk” property?
Where can I enquire about registering a property as a historic resource? What are the different types of designation?
How can I find out about upcoming heritage-related events in Calgary?
I’m a tourist visiting Calgary and would like to learn more about the city’s heritage. In addition to the heritage-related events posted on the CHI website, are there any self-guided or regularly offered tours?