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2001 population: 36,983
 (Source:
Statistics Canada)

Grande Prairie is a city in the province of Alberta.
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The city was founded as a Hudson's Bay Company trading post in 1881.

Local festivals include:
· Family Day Event - Feb. 20, 2007
Dates often change. Check Grande Prairie web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Grande Prairie Museum, Prairie Art Gallery
Colleges and universities: Grande Prairie Regional College
Listed places in Grande Prairie:
 Airports (1)
 Hotels (9)
 Libraries (1)
 Museums (1)
 Newspapers (2)
 Also see listings below

Sections below provide additional information and links about Grande Prairie travel and tourism, maps, recreation, government and transportation.

Note: The ePodunk database includes many places that are no longer populated communities. These may include rural crossroads, hamlets, ghost towns or settlements that have been absorbed by nearby cities or towns.

Grande Prairie, AB locator map
(Also see local map below.)


Grande Prairie Web sites
 Grande Prairie local government
 Grande Prairie Chamber of Commerce
 Grande Prairie tourism

Ancestry & family history
 Alberta genealogy page (GenWeb)
 Alberta genealogical society
 Canadian Genealogy Centre
 Early Canadiana Online
 Alberta family search
 Upper and Lower Canada marriage bonds

  Census records (historic):
  1901 census
  1911 census

  City directories:
  Library and Archives Canada collection

  Immigration:
  Immigration records, 1925-1935
  Land:
  Canadian County Atlas

  Military:
  Soldiers of World War I

Archives
 Alberta archive
 Library & Archives Canada

Attractions
 Grande Prairie museums


Cemeteries
 Add a local cemetery to our listings
 Alberta cemetery database


Communities
 Communities near Grande Prairie

Economy
 Employment growth & unemployment rates

Education
 Colleges in Alberta

Environment
 Air quality forecasts for Alberta
 Environment Canada
 Nature Conservancy in Canada

Events
 ePodunk festival listings

Food & restaurants
 Chowhound message boards for Canada

Government
 Grande Prairie local government Web site
 Alberta provincial government

Historical societies
 Alberta historical society

History
 Library & Archives Canada
 Heritage Canada

Jobs
 Jobs in Alberta

Libraries
Libraries in Grande Prairie include Grande Prairie Public Library




Grande Prairie locator map. Use the navigation tools in the upper left to move the map center or to zoom in or out. You can also click and drag the map to move in any direction.


Media
Newspapers in Grande Prairie include Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune, Peace Country Sun

 Newspapers in Alberta

Obituaries
 Check daily newspapers in or near Grande Prairie




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 Airports near Grande Prairie
 Hotels in or near Grande Prairie
 Grande Prairie tourism
 Alberta tourism bureau
 Border wait times

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 Alberta weather conditions

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