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The Canmore Museum@School program ignites new ideas, fosters wonder and feeds inquiry as we connect curriculum concepts taught in the classroom with learning that comes from engaging with museum collections, Indigenous and community knowledge keepers, and the local places and spaces around us. Learn more about this exciting new program that will begin this fall...

STORIES OF CANMORE BOOK CLUB | OLD MAN’S GARDEN

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore

As the weather grows warmer and plants begin to grow, we will look at the history and lore of local wildflowers through the classic book Old Man’s Garden: The History and Lore of Southern Alberta Wildflowers. Originally published in 1954 by author Annora Brown, the latest edition adds to the classic with commentary from Mary-Beth...

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MEMBERSHIP MONDAY | MUSEUM APP

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Join us as we explore our new Canmore Museum App. Museum staff will walk members through downloading the app onto their phones, the various features of the app, and get a chance to preview the Historic Downtown Walking Tour on their phone or other smart device. The app goes live June 1. The Canmore Museum...

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CANMORE + ART SERIES | MICHAEL VINCENT

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Learn about the life and work of a beloved Canmore artist, Michael Vincent. Michael's life as a freelance artist started to really flourish in the early 1980s shortly after he and his wife, Judy, married in Canmore. Initially, he involved himself in very detailed, realistic pen ink drawings of the wood framed miner’s houses that...

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COLLECTIONS TOUR | TINY TREASURES

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Get your magnifying glasses ready! The Canmore Museum has many tiny objects in the collection, like pins and buttons. Join us as we work to explore our tiniest objects and methods for storing, labelling and preserving the tiniest treasures! Masks wearing is encouraged by program participants. ABOUT THE PRESENTER Mercedes Cormier brings 8 years of...

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INDIGENOUS LEARNING SERIES | THE TRUE SPIRIT AND ORIGINAL INTENT OF TREATY 7

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This National Indigenous History Month, the Canmore Museum dives into the history and interpretations of Treaty 7 through the book The True Spirit and Original Intent of Treaty 7. It is based on the testimony of over 80 elders from the five First Nations involved in Treaty 7—the Kainai, Pikanni, Siksika, Stoney, and Tsuu T'ina....

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MEMBERSHIP MONDAY | GUIDED GEOLOGY WALK

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Have you ever wondered how the rugged beauty of Canmore’s mountainous landscape came to be, or how the landscape has shaped the town? As our last Membership Monday before we break for the summer, we will explore the local geology and get to know the science behind the area where we live and play a...

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GEOLOGY + MINING WALKING TOUR

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Have you ever wondered how the rugged beauty of Canmore’s mountainous landscape came to be, or how the landscape has shaped the town? Get to know the science behind the area where we live and play a little better with geologist Percy Strong. Our geology and mining walking tour will give insight into the geology...

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HISTORIC DOWNTOWN WALKING TOUR

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Canmore has changed a great deal since it was founded in 1883, evolving from a gritty railway depot to a coal mining town and then finally to an international resort destination. As a center first for the railroad and the industry, Canmore was a place where you played hard and worked hard. Like many mining...

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HISTORIC DOWNTOWN WALKING TOUR

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Canmore has changed a great deal since it was founded in 1883, evolving from a gritty railway depot to a coal mining town and then finally to an international resort destination. As a center first for the railroad and the industry, Canmore was a place where you played hard and worked hard. Like many mining...

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GHOST WALK OF CANMORE

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

A spooketacular night unearthing ghastly ghosts, ghouls, and mysterious events lurking in the shadows of Canmore's historic streets. Explore a local hang-out built on haunted ground, learn of restless spirits shadowing a historic landmark, and brave the unexplained paranormal activity found in the local hotspots. Join us if you dare on a spellbinding outdoor tour...

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Geology + Mining Walking Tour

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Have you ever wondered how the rugged beauty of Canmore’s mountainous landscape came to be, or how the landscape has shaped the town? Get to know the science behind the area where we live and play a little better with geologist Percy Strong. Our geology and mining walking tour will give insight into the geology...

Get Tickets $39.00 – $49.00 20 tickets left