Museums

Royal Tyrrell Museum (Family Fun Calgary)
Royal Tyrrell Museum (Drumheller, AB)

The Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller boasts an extensive collection of dinosaur fossils and exhibits on prehistoric life. Where else can your child dig for dinosaur bones and actually find them? […]

The Aero Space Museum of Calgary (Family Fun Calgary)
Hangar Flight Museum (Formerly Aero Space Museum of Calgary)

Learn the stories of the trailblazers who dreamt of flight. Discover the pioneers who adapted aircraft for trade and recreation. Be inspired by the heroes who fought for Canada from the skies or, by the adventurers who set their sights to outer space. […]

Heritage Park in Calgary AB (Family Fun Calgary)
Heritage Park Historical Village Beautifully Depicts “How the West Was Once”

Ride an authentic steam train, cruise on Calgary’s only paddlewheeler and tour the park on a horse-drawn wagon. Heritage Park brings history to life like never before, with lively costumed interpreters, historic building and a huge collection of working antiques and artifacts. […]

Glenbow Museum Thursday (Family Fun Calgary)
Free First Thursday Nights at Glenbow – Take the Kids or Have a Date Night!

Thanks to support from Servus Credit Union, the first Thursday night of each month now offers free access to the Glenbow. This is a great opportunity to take the whole family to one of Calgary’s finest cultural institutions. Or you could arrange for a sitter and have a date night with
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Cochrane Historical Museum (Family Fun Calgary)
Combine a Day Trip with History at the Cochrane Historical Museum

Cochrane Historical Museum opened its doors only a couple years ago and allows you to take a trip down memory lane. The museum is in the Old Davies Hospital, the town’s first hospital, built in 1909. The museum is located on the Cochrane Ranche Site, surrounded by the walking trails. Admission
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Fort Calgary National Historic Site

Fort Calgary is located just east of downtown Calgary on a 40-acre site. Open year-round, the Fort tells the story of the history of the Mounted Police and the settlement of the people of Calgary. […]

Calgary's Glenbow Museum (Family Fun Calgary)
Glenbow Museum

Combining a museum, art gallery, library and archives all under one roof, Glenbow boasts over a million artifacts and some 28,000 works of art in its vast collections and is one of the largest museums in Canada. […]

Lougheed House
Visit Calgary’s Finest Sandstone Mansion and Step Back in Time at Lougheed House

Lougheed House, also known as Beaulieu, is a grand sandstone prairie mansion built in 1891 and served as home to Senator James Alexander Lougheed, Lady Isabella Hardisty Lougheed, their six children and staff.  Their house was a political and social hub of this young and fast-growing prairie center, and received
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The Military Museums in Calgary AB (Family Fun Calgary)
The Military Museums – Learn More About Canada’s Army, Air Force and Navy

Here you will experience the victories, tragedies, and sacrifices of the men and women of the Canadian Forces. Walk through a First World War trench, learn about Canada’s only tank unit, and hear the story behind Canada’s victory at Vimy. […]

Grain Academy Museum
Grain Academy Museum

The Grain Academy and Museum presents the wonderful world of grains and oilseeds through exhibits, touch TV’s and film presentations. It also houses Calgary’s largest model railway display and a working model of the wooden grain elevator. […]