Building Community: A Walking Tour of Historic Jewish Calgary
Start date: 1 November, 2016
End date: 1 November, 2017
To promote the history of the Calgary Jewish community through an engaging virtual and in person walking tour of historic Jewish Calgary sites built up to 1950.
Nature of the Project Reach
This tour will not only be of interest to the Calgary Jewish and general community; the virtual platform will also allow people from across Alberta, Canada and the world participate in this tour of key Calgary Jewish historical sites.
To create an engaging multimedia virtual tour of up to 30 sites - this tour will be launched at our annual general meeting in October 2017.
To create a pdf version of the tour that can be downloaded or printed for offline use
To create a walking tour version of the virtual tour this will be piloted during Historic Calgary Week
We welcome input for suggestion for historical sites up to the 1950s to include in this project. We also welcome any pictures, documents or other historical artifacts that people might have that would be useful for inclusion in the virtual tour.