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We were in the mall for a coffee, but learned a bit about skiing

Not too many people would go into a museum just to learn about the history of skiing, so it's a... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2018
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
A little side attraction while in Banff

Stop in at the Cascade Plaza to find this free attraction.The exhibits and memorabilia depict the... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Peter R
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Calgary
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Oct 1, 2018
“We were in the mall for a coffee, but learned a bit about skiing”
Aug 19, 2018
“A little side attraction while in Banff”
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317 Banff Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

Not too many people would go into a museum just to learn about the history of skiing, so it's a win-win that they have these informative displays in the Cascade Shops mall. It makes the time in the mall more interesting and the museum gets...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BenLar137
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Stop in at the Cascade Plaza to find this free attraction.The exhibits and memorabilia depict the history of skiing in Banff and some of its athletes. There is a food court, bathrooms and shopping at this venue. it is easy to get to at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peter R
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Yes it’s just some displays inside a shopping mall, but it’s a nice way to spend some time indoors when it’s cold outside. The ski stuff is spread out, inside the mall, including a display hanging from the ceiling. The artifacts like old skis are...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Laura P
Reviewed February 12, 2018

If the kids are getting bored of going from store to store on Banff Avenue, this might be the place to take them. #1, it's free. #2, it's got a number of interesting displays. #3 they have samples of very, very old skis. #4 the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank BenLar137
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

This is just a display in the mall lol. A couple of mannequins on skis and some brief history on skiing. Not worth going out of your way to see unless your hungry since it's right in the food court.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Tyler T
Reviewed March 19, 2016

we are not so into skiing and only went to this museum because we wanted to see everything we could in banff while we were there. if you are into skiing, then you will find this place pretty amazing.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank robnkim
Reviewed February 9, 2016

More than a museum it is a collection of pictures and decent dummies/reproductions of the most important Canadian skiers in the history, nestled inside a mall, so it is a particular location! All sections are well explained though and if you like the sport of...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Matteocanada
Reviewed January 5, 2016

If you are into skiing, this is a must - it has the history of skies from whenever it started to current - we always stop by when in Banff as it changes regularly - great to show the kids how we use to ski...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Brett S
Reviewed January 2, 2016

a really interesting place to learn more about the greatest solo sport of all time (in my opinion) plan to spend around 1-2 hours.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Lauree M
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...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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