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Canadian Rockies - Museums

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Ranked #1 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
Category: Libraries; Art Museums; History Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Whyte Museum inspires discovery and wonder where people and the Rocky Mountains meet. The Museum's founders, Peter and... more » Owner description: The Whyte Museum inspires discovery and wonder where people and the Rocky Mountains meet. The Museum's founders, Peter and Catharine Whyte, were local artists and philanthropists who wished to offer a place where people could gather and appreciate the culture and beauty of the area. Explore the culture shaped by this mountain landscape through our exhibitions, events, heritage homes, archives, library and museum shop. Our programming is made possible through generous support from you - the Museum's Members, donors and sponsors. « less
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Ranked #2 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
Category: Natural History Museums; Museums

The Banff Park Museum National Historic Site is a graceful 1903 log building whose style is often described as a "railway pagoda". This is a natural history museum in the classic... more »

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Ranked #3 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
Category: History Museums; Natural History Museums; Museums
Owner description: This natural history and Canadian First Nations museum is named after Norman Luxton who once operated a trading post in the... more » Owner description: This natural history and Canadian First Nations museum is named after Norman Luxton who once operated a trading post in the Banff area. Come in for a tour of what life was like for First Nations before settlers came and then view authentic First Nations artifacts, borrowed from both personal collections and the Glenbow Museum. Tours of the Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum guided by staff who are local First Nations. Ask questions, learn and experience something truly Canadian. « less
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Ranked #4 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
Category: Natural History Museums; Museums
Owner description: Our Historical Gallery features many unique artifacts including David Thompson’s musket balls, the ice axe from Mt. Alberta... more » Owner description: Our Historical Gallery features many unique artifacts including David Thompson’s musket balls, the ice axe from Mt. Alberta and one of Curly Phillips’ canoes. The exhibits in our Showcase & Alcove Galleries change several times a year. These galleries feature exhibits which are culturally and historically significant to the area.All purchases in our gift shop are tax free. Summer hours: 10-5 pm daily. Winter hours: 10-5 pm Thursday-Sunday. « less
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Ranked #5 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
Category: Museums
This museum offers a look at the many animals of Western Canada in their natural habitat.
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Ranked #6 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
Category: History Museums; Science Museums; Museums
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Ranked #7 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
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Ranked #8 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
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Ranked #9 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
A museum honoring the sport of skiing.
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Waterton Heritage Centre (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #10 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
Ranked #11 of 11 Museums in Canadian Rockies
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