Memory Benches and Picnic Tables

Celebrate a special wedding, birthday party, or leave a lasting memory of a loved one with a dedicated bench or picnic table at Heritage Park.

Calgary Memorial Benches and Picnic Tables

Honour the Landmark Moments in Your Life

Leave a lasting tribute to loved ones or recognize life’s important moments with a Heritage Park memory bench or picnic table. A memory bench or table not only marks the lives and times of special people, but also provides comfort for today’s Park guests as they travel back in time and make new memories.

A memory bench at Heritage Park features a dedication to a loved one
Three women sitting on a bench in front of Haskayne Mercantile Block

Unique Tribute to a Loved One

Create a unique and lasting tribute to commemorate a special moment or person in your life:

  • Birth of a baby
  • Weddings
  • Anniversaries
  • Birthdays
  • Remembering loved ones
  • Significant life milestones and life events

Need More Info?

Email or Call!

For more information or to dedicate a bench or picnic table, email or call 403.268.8530.

Contact Us

Memory Bench and Picnic Table Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who decides where the memorial bench or picnic table is placed?

    Heritage Park staff will help you choose a location to place your bench or table and will do their best to accommodate specific location requests.

  • How long does it take?

    Once the application has been completed, it takes approximately six weeks to get the bench or table installed in its location.

    *Weather permitting, we cannot install them in the winter

  • How much does it cost to dedicate a bench or table?

    It costs $3,000 to sponsor a memorial bench or $4,000 to dedicate a picnic table for 10 years.

  • Are bench and picnic table dedications tax-deductible?

    Yes, tax receipts will be issued for the full donation amount.

  • How long do they last?

    The benches and tables are in place for 10 years and are maintained by the Park.

  • Are bench dedication plaques available?

    Each bench or picnic table comes with a commemorative plaque with wording of the donor’s choice.

  • How do I donate a memory bench or picnic table?

    The process is easy. Contact us at 403.268.8500 and we will be in touch to walk you through the steps.