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...

Free – $5.00

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

Virtual Event Virtual Event

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....

Free – $5.00

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...

Free

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...

$39.00 – $49.00

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...

$39.00 – $49.00

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...

$15.00 – $20.00

DOORS OPEN CANMORE

On July 23 and 24, explore Canmore's hidden historical, architectural and cultural gems.  Buildings that are normally closed to the public, or which charge an entrance fee, will be welcoming visitors to look around for free. Doors Open Canmore coincides with Canada's Historic Places Days with a focus on sustainable and inclusive community and stories....

STONEY NAKODA CULTURAL ACTIVITIES

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

Join members of the Stoney Nakoda at the Barracks for a series of cultural activities and storytelling.  Learn how meat from local animals was processed and dried, and how the...

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...

$15.00 – $20.00

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...

$35.00 – $40.00

CANMORE HERITAGE OPEN HOUSE

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

The Canmore Museum is undertaking several heritage planning and development iinitiativesniatives, including a heritage inventory update, the Canmore Mining Heritage Strategy, and a RE-ORG of its collections.  Throughout today, join...

GROTTO CANYON INDIGENOUS EXPERIENCE

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Join us on a walk with a knowledgeable guide who will share the fascinating stories of Grotto Canyon from an Indigenous perspective. Grotto Canyon has a long and intimate relationship with Indigenous people from this area. There are important landmarks, signs, and even message boards left on the land that are read in a unique...

$65.00 – $75.00