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Edmonton Valley Zoo site description for Edmonton Valley Zoo
From wild exhibits and wilder animals to fun rides and educational programs, there's so much to see and do at the Valley Zoo. (site) 
https://www.edmonton.ca/attractions_events/edmonton-valley-zoo.aspx

 
Wood Buffalo National Park site description for Wood Buffalo National Park
Wood Buffalo National Park is Canada's largest national park and one of the largest in the world. It was established in 1922 to protect the last remaining herds of bison in northern Canada. Today, it protects a representative example of Canada's Northern Boreal Plains. 
http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/nt/woodbuffalo

 
Jasper National Park site description for Jasper National Park
Established in 1907, Jasper National Park is the largest national park in the Canadian Rockies with 10,878 square kilometres of mountain wilderness. This site includes the history of the park and a photo gallery. 
http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/ab/jasper

 
Calgary Zoo, site description for Calgary Zoo,
This is the home page of the Calgary Zoo, with botanical garden, Canadian Wilds, prehistoric park and more. 
https://www.calgaryzoo.com/

 
Banff Park Museum site description for Banff Park Museum
Explore the oldest natural history museum in Western Canada. This turn-of-the-century taxidermy collection has specimens of about the mammals, birds, insects and fish found in the Canadian Rockies. View wildlife videos in the interactive Discovery Room.  
https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/lhn-nhs/ab/banff

 
The Hangar Museum site description for The Hangar Museum
Formerly the Aero Space Museum, visit this collection of rare and historically significant military and civilian aircraft. 
http://www.thehangarmuseum.ca/

 
Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site site description for Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site
"Rocky Mountain House NHS recognizes a series of trading posts that were the link between the Pacific Slope fur trade and the eastern supply routes. During the summer, interpretive activities include an aboriginal village with demonstrations of traditional crafts". [site]  
http://pc.gc.ca/en/lhn-nhs/ab/rockymountain

 
Banff National Park site description for Banff National Park
Canada's first national park is home to a variety of distinctive natural features and cultural and historical sites. Rugged mountains, glaciers, icefields, alpine meadows, beautiful blue cold-water lakes, mineral hot springs, deep canyons and hoodoos compose the natural landscape and habitat for a great... 
http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/ab/banff

 
Waterton Lakes National Park site description for Waterton Lakes National Park
Rugged, windswept mountains rise abruptly out of gentle prairie grassland in spectacular Waterton Lakes National Park. This landscape supports a great variety of plant life and habitat for wildlife such as bison, deer, moose, elk and bears. The park is home to Upper Waterton Lake, the deepest lake in... 
http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/ab/waterton

 
Elk Island National Park site description for Elk Island National Park
Elk Island is a protected park for more than the herd of elk it was set aside to protect in 1906. Visitors may also see moose, bear, beaver, bison and coyote. The park is also a great place to enjoy prairie sunsets and the night skies.  
http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/ab/elkisland

 
Cave and Basin National Historic Site site description for Cave and Basin National Historic Site
The Cave and Basin National Historic Site commemorates the birthplace of Canada's National Park system, which began here in 1885. There are interactive displays and naturally occurring, warm mineral springs. There are also several interpretive trails in the area. 
https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/lhn-nhs/ab/caveandbasin

 
Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village site description for Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village
On this site, there is information about the Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village, including videos and images. 
http://www.history.alberta.ca/ukrainianvillage/

 
University of Alberta Botanic Garden site description for University of Alberta Botanic Garden
Need to learn about the native flora (plants) of Alberta? Visit the University of Alberta Botanic Gardens website (formerly Devonian Botanic Gardens)! You will also find information about special events, services, as well as the research done at the gardens. Gardening tips are also available. 
http://www.devonian.ualberta.ca/

 
John Janzen Nature Centre site description for John Janzen Nature Centre
The centre offers unique opportunities to discover nature in and around Edmonton. Nestled in the heart of the River Valley Park System, the Centre is a focus for Programs, events, exhibits and information to help awareness and understanding of nature in an urban setting. [site]  
http://www.edmonton.ca/attractions_events/john-janzen-nature-centre.aspx

 
Telus Spark Centre - Calgary site description for Telus Spark Centre - Calgary
This is the web page for the Calgary science centre. Information pertaining to their exhibits, as well as membership details and teacher information are provided. 
http://www.sparkscience.ca/

 
Dinosaur Provincial Park site description for Dinosaur Provincial Park
"From your first view into the Badlands, you know that Dinosaur Provincial Park truly is not only one of Alberta's special places, but one also shared with the world. The park was designated a World Heritage Site in 1979 by the United Nations." [site]  
http://www.albertaparks.ca//dinosaur.aspx

 
Welcome to the Royal Tyrrell Museum site description for Welcome to the Royal Tyrrell Museum
Visit this wonderful website of The Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology in Drumheller, Alberta, Canada. Explore the different eras and the life of Mr. Tyrrell from the front page. 
http://www.tyrrellmuseum.com/

 
Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump site description for Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump
Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, documents the buffalo hunting culture of aboriginal peoples of the plains over a 5,500 year time-span. 
http://history.alberta.ca/headsmashedin/

 
Glenbow Museum site description for Glenbow Museum
This is the official site of Calgary's Glenbow Museum. It contains a wealth of information on Alberta's history, particularly native history. It includes a number of pictures and documents from the archives; Glenbow is a museum, art gallery, library and archives. 
http://www.glenbow.org/

 
Heritage Park Historical Village site description for Heritage Park Historical Village
Heritage Park, located in Calgary, Alberta, is Canada's largest living historical village. You can experience pre-1914 Western Canadian history through the lives of trappers, traders, ranchers, and small town business owners. 
http://www.heritagepark.ca

 
Frank Slide Interpretive Centre site description for Frank Slide Interpretive Centre
"The Frank Slide Interpretive Centre highlights the rich history of the Crowsnest Pass amid the breathtaking beauty of the Canadian Rockies. Visitors can experience a variety of interpretive programs, presentations and special events. Displays throughout the Centre feature the 1903 Frank Slide (rockslide-avalanche),... 
http://history.alberta.ca/frankslide/

 
The Fort Museum of the North West Mounted Police site description for The Fort Museum of the North West Mounted Police
This page outlines the activities of the Fort Museum in Fort Macleod. There are historical tidbits and pictures of what life may have been like in the past. 
http://www.nwmpmuseum.com/

 
Fort Whoop-Up Interpretive Centre site description for Fort Whoop-Up Interpretive Centre
Learn more about the history of Fort Whoop-Up (located in Lethbridge, Alberta), the Blackfoot of Southern Alberta and the trading of buffalo robes.  
http://www.fortwhoopup.com/

 
Fort Saskatchewan Museum and Historic Site site description for Fort Saskatchewan Museum and Historic Site
This museum is "operated by the Fort Saskatchewan Historical Society, a registered non-profit organization, to preserve and promote the history and heritage of Fort Saskatchewan and district." (site)  
http://www.fortsask.ca/residents/culture/heritage/museum

 
Fort Normandeau site description for Fort Normandeau
Visit historic Fort Normandeau, where three cultures came together and modern central Alberta began. 
http://waskasooenvironmental.homestead.com/Historic-Fort-Normandeau.html

 
Fort Calgary site description for Fort Calgary
In 1875, amid a sea of scarlet jackets and thundering hooves, 'F' Troop of the North West Mounted Police crossed the Bow River to build Fort Calgary. Sent from Ottawa, the troop was to impose law and order and stop the whiskey trade which was devastating First Nations communities. 
http://www.fortcalgary.ab.ca/

 
Fort Edmonton Park site description for Fort Edmonton Park
"Fort Edmonton Park is Canada's largest living history museum. Nestled in the scenic Edmonton river valley, Fort Edmonton Park offers a taste of Edmonton's history you'll never forget." (site) 
http://www.fortedmontonpark.ca/

 
Alberta Birds of Prey Foundation site description for Alberta Birds of Prey Foundation
The Alberta Birds of Prey Centre is found in Coaldale, AB. Visit their website to learn more about programs and wildlife rescues. 
http://www.burrowingowl.com

 
Alberta Sports Hall of Fame & Museum site description for Alberta Sports Hall of Fame & Museum
"Located along Highway 2 on the west edge of Red Deer, the ..Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and Museum is an interactive, hands-on celebration of Alberta's Sporting history. The over 6,000 square feet of exhibit space includes an interactive hockey rink, baseball pitching field, Alpine Skiing machine,... 
http://www.albertasportshalloffame.com/

 
Telus World of Science - Edmonton site description for Telus World of Science - Edmonton
This is the official website of the Telus World of Science in Edmonton. Check out the amazing activities, special presentations and shows available. 
http://www.telusworldofscienceedmonton.com/
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