Heritage Sites

Banff is home to a staggering collection of historic sites and buildings, including seven officially designated National Historic Sites.

Stop by at the Banff Visitor Centre and pick up a self guided map to over 40 heritage sites and buildings in town, or download the full brochure here.

For an online version of the tour, using Google maps, visit the Town of Banff website here.

In addition to these National Historic Sites, Banff boasts over 40 additional heritage buildings and sites as recognized by Canada's Historic Places. Click here for the full list.

NATIONAL HISTORIC SITES IN BANFF NATIONAL PARK:

 

Abbot Pass Refuge Cabin National Historic Site

The hut served as a base for mountaineers attempting to climb Mt. Lefroy and Mt. Victoria......

Howse Pass National Historic Site

Howse Pass is located on the border of British Columbia and Alberta......

Banff Park Museum National Historic Site of Canada

Location: Banff

A showpiece of architecture and early natural history...

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Cave and Basin National Historic Site

Location: Banff

Welcome to the birthplace of Canada’s National Parks....

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Sulphur Mountain Cosmic Ray Station National Historic Site of Canada

Location: Banff

The Sulphur Mountain cosmic ray station was part of...


Skoki Lodge

Location: Lake Louise

Skoki is a backcountry lodge, situated in the high...

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Fairmont Banff Springs

Location: Banff

There is a warm welcome awaiting you at the legendary...

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