With the help of our partners and supporters, the Canmore Museum provides thousands of visitors with remarkable experiences each year. Building a vibrant and welcoming community which celebrates and connects with Canmore’s culture, history and natural environment — inside and outside the Museum — begins with you.

Every donation directly impacts our programs and exhibitions and helps maintain access to our collection. Whether it’s a one-time gift or a recurring donation, your support matters to us and it is greatly appreciated.

Your donation makes a strong statement – it speaks to your passion for creating meaningful experiences which bring people together around local art, culture, heritage and places to build a stronger, more connected community. 

As a charity we rely on donations. With the help of our donors and members, the Cannmore Museum gives people opportunity to participate, create, and discover new things and make unexpected connections.  Making a gift today also keeps our community connected and engaged with the museum through digital programming and access to our collections.

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Make an impact year-round by becoming a monthly donor. Monthly giving provides a convenient option to spread your gift in regularly scheduled payments that can be stopped or started at any time.

By making a monthly contribution. you ensure that the museum has reliable, sustainable funding for developing and maintaining collections and delivering ongoing museum experiences for our community and visitors. By making a recurring donation, you are also helping us – and our community – navigate these times of uncertainty and change.

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Make a gift of Securities or Mutual Funds.
Make a bigger impact when you donate securities directly.

Discover the most tax-efficient way to make a gift to the Canmore Museum.  By gifting securities directly to a charity as opposed to selling them and giving the proceeds, the captial gains tax can be eliminated.  This means a greater donation for the charity and a greater charitable tax credit for you.

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Making a tribute or memorial gift in honor of someone special celebrates their contributions to the museum and the community by creating opportunities to connect with Canmore’s culture, history and natural environment.

If you have a loved one who has been impacted by the Canmore Museum, making a special tribute or memorial gift is a meaningful way to honor your loved one or celebrate a special occasion such as a birthday while supporting the museum’s mission. The Canmore Museum will send a card by email or mail letting them know about the gift made you have made in their name.

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It’s simple. A planned gift creates a lasting legacy by supporting your community through the Canmore Museum.

Contribute to the Canmore Museums’s future by planning for a special kind of gift. Planned giving provides opportunities for those who are interested in making a charitable gift to the museum through their will or other legacy giving options. A legacy gift provides the donor with tax benefits while ensuring the museum’s leading role in building a stronger, more connected community through art, culture, heritage and our natural environment.

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Rick Green


"Since 1998, I have been an advocate and a strong financial supporter of the Canmore Museum.  I am very pleased and proud with how the Museum has progressed over the last few years.  I feel that the Museum is a very worthwhile facility to lend my support."