POPPY PLAZA

Poppy Plaza, situated along the Bow River in Calgary's Kensington area, serves as a poignant reminder of the sacrifices made by Canadian soldiers. This public space combines thoughtful design with natural beauty to create a reflective environment for visitors.

Address: Memorial Dr. & 10th St. NW, Calgary, AB

Homes For Sale Near Poppy Plaza

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301, 2 14 Street Nw, Calgary

$499,900

301, 2 14 Street Nw, Calgary

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,354 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2140170

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New
1405, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

$309,900

1405, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

1 Bed 1 Bath 612 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2136015

RE/MAX Realty Professionals

405, 1321 Kensington Close Nw, Calgary

$489,900

405, 1321 Kensington Close Nw, Calgary

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,040 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2138504

Royal LePage Benchmark

602, 100 10a Street Nw, Calgary

$2,850,000

602, 100 10a Street Nw, Calgary

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,941 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2138511

Purpose Realty

1005, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

$289,900

1005, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

1 Bed 1 Bath 593 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2136509

RE/MAX Real Estate (Mountain View)

1012, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

$497,000

1012, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,106 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2134626

Royal LePage Benchmark

406, 1121 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

$359,000

↓ $30,000

406, 1121 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

2 Beds 2 Baths 803 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2135148

Century 21 Bravo Realty

306, 4 14 Street Nw, Calgary

$399,999

306, 4 14 Street Nw, Calgary

2 Beds 1 Bath 920 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2134768

Sather Real Estate Pro Brokers Ltd.

415, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

$424,999

415, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,109 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2134614

RE/MAX Real Estate (Mountain View)

1411 1 Avenue Nw, Calgary

$775,000

↓ $74,900

1411 1 Avenue Nw, Calgary

4 Beds 3 Baths 1,556 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2133314

RE/MAX Landan Real Estate

303, 1407 Kensington Close Nw, Calgary

$1,495,000

↓ $225,800

303, 1407 Kensington Close Nw, Calgary

2 Beds 3 Baths 2,151 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2131939

RE/MAX Real Estate (Central)

402, 4 14 Street Nw, Calgary

$474,900

↓ $11,000

402, 4 14 Street Nw, Calgary

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,192 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2130956

Everest Realty and Property Management Corp.

1624 Broadview Road Nw, Calgary

$1,995,000

1624 Broadview Road Nw, Calgary

5 Beds 4 Baths 3,091 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2127524

RE/MAX House of Real Estate

1606, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

$362,500

1606, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

1 Bed 1 Bath 814 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2125051

RE/MAX Realty Professionals

1612 Bowness Road Nw, Calgary

$949,000

↓ $46,000

1612 Bowness Road Nw, Calgary

4 Beds 3 Baths 1,413 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2122883

RE/MAX House of Real Estate

505, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

$290,000

↓ $10,000

505, 1108 6 Avenue Sw, Calgary

1 Bed 1 Bath 612 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2125162

Century 21 Bravo Realty

605, 100 10a Street Nw, Calgary

$5,000,000

605, 100 10a Street Nw, Calgary

3 Beds 4 Baths 2,729 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2120301

Purpose Realty

205, 4 14 Street Nw, Calgary

$425,000

↓ $40,000

205, 4 14 Street Nw, Calgary

2 Beds 1 Bath 965 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2119165

Hope Street Real Estate Corp.

507, 100 10a Street Nw, Calgary

$1,499,900

507, 100 10a Street Nw, Calgary

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,456 SqFt Residential MLS® # A2069214

PURPOSE REALTY

Memorial Design and Significance

  • Incorporation of poppy motifs, a symbol of remembrance, throughout the plaza
  • Plaques and inscriptions that share stories of bravery and sacrifice
  • Striking architecture that fosters contemplation and commemoration

Community Gathering Space

Poppy Plaza is not only a memorial but also a vibrant community space. It hosts various public events, including Remembrance Day ceremonies, educational tours, and community gatherings, fostering a sense of unity and historical awareness among Calgary's residents.

Natural Beauty and Accessibility

Located by the scenic Bow River, the plaza offers stunning views and a peaceful setting for reflection. It is easily accessible by foot, bike, or public transit, making it a cherished spot for both locals and visitors to Calgary.