Lincoln Park is among the younger communities in Calgary. But the area is rich in history as it used to be the Royal Canadian Air Force airfield during World War II. Part of the community was also used as military housing and training area.
Mount Royal University, which was established in 1910, is located in Lincoln Park. Another important organization found in the area is the ATCO Industrial Park, which provides various employment opportunities among Calgarians.
Lincoln Park is also home to a number of strip malls, some amazing restaurants, theatres, farmers' market, and many sports facilitiies. Residents will also enjoy the nearby Marda Loop and Chinook Centre.