The Ministry of Tourism, Parks and Recreation supports the development and marketing of tourism experiences, products and destinations throughout the province that
attract millions of visitors each year, creating jobs and further diversifying our economy.
Last reviewed/revised: May 12, 2014
Also supporting tourism, the ministry manages a system of provincial parks that provides places for Albertans and visitors from our key markets to experience
Alberta's natural and cultural heritage. Through the Alberta Sport Connection, the ministry supports Alberta's involvement in sport, including the hosting of sport
events in the province.
The tourism responsibilities within the ministry are assigned to: