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Canadian Ski Museum West

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Address: 317 Banff Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
Phone Number: 403-762-8484
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Description: A museum honoring the sport of skiing.

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I don't know why the other reviewer seemed so confused about being sold things - this museum is in a shopping mall! I think it is a nice break from the shops to wander around... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 23, 2015
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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

The first reviewer doesn't make sense at all, nobody is trying to sell you anything. Its in a mall but not in a store which makes it all the much better. You learn a bit about Nancy Green and other famous skiers, some of the first skis and some cool bronze sculptures of skiers. The first reviewer must be talking... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I don't know why the other reviewer seemed so confused about being sold things - this museum is in a shopping mall! I think it is a nice break from the shops to wander around and read the pieces of information about the area. Banff has so much history there are other extensive "museums" such as the Whyte museum/Luxton etc... More 

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Queenstown, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

I went to this museum with high hopes but they were dashed by the ignorant workers inside. They constantly were trying to sell me items such as a "footlong" or a new Sweater(really?? inside a museum!!) Though i must admit the people doing the displays were fantastic not even a muscle twitch could be detected! Though i don't understand why... More 

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Address: 317 Banff Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
Phone Number: 403-762-8484
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff

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