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Mission is a community in the South West area of the city of Calgary.


It was originally developed in the early 1900's and is one of the oldest communities in the city.

There is a mixture of single family and multi family homes in the community.


An inner-city community within walking distance to the core. Well known for its many unique shops and restaurants.

The Elbow River borders the community to the east, with Cliff Bungalow as the neighbour to the west.

Mission, Calgary

Shopping Can be found throughout the downtown area with unique shops along 17th Avenue SW.

The downtown mall known as "The Core" is in close proximity to the neighbourhood. While Chinook Centre is located on MacLeod Trail further south of the community.


Each year people from all over come to enjoy the 4th Street Lilac Festival put on by the Cliff Bungalow-Mission Community Association.


Beautiful green spaces in spite of the inner city location. Bike path system is close on hand.

View of the downtown skyline from almost every corner of the community.


Easy access to the downtown core either by walking or by the great bus service in the community.

Schools in community and surrounding area.

Mission, Calgary

Mission Schools:

Calgary Board of Education:

K-6 Rideau Park
829 Rideau Road SW. (Rideau Park)

Junior High - Rideau Park
829 Rideau Road SW. (Rideau Park)

Senior High - Western Canada
641 - 17th Avenue SW. (Mount Royal)

Calgary Catholic School District:

K-6. Holy Name
3011 - 35th. Street SW (Killarney)

K-9 St. Michael
4511-8th. Avenue SW (Glendale)

K-9 St. Monica
235 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown/Connaught)

Senior High St. Mary's
111 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown/in community)

Hospital: Rockyview: 14th Street, south of Glenmore Trail SW

Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 4 minutes

Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 20 minutes

Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 30 minutes

This community rated:

88 out of 100

Walk Score

From Mission to Calgary South West