Collections

The Canmore Museum & Geoscience Centre’s collection includes over 10,000 artifacts.

Our areas of collection include: exploration, railroad, coal mining, North West Mounted Police, 1988 Olympic Games, mountaineering, earth sciences, Bow Valley history, art, handicrafts, clothing, communication, government, school, household items, immigrant experience, sports, and wartime experiences. We also have an extensive archive, including letters, maps, blueprints, photographs, and other historic documents.