The Oil Sands Discovery Centre in Fort McMurray is located in the heart of the world's biggest single oil deposit - the Athabasca Oil Sands. The centre is an educational facility committed to increasing public awareness and knowledge about the oil sands. Come to the Oil Sands Discovery Centre and experience the history, science, and technology of the oil sands. It's the closest you can get without boots and a hard hat!
Monster Mini Golf is an exciting indoor monster themed glow in the dark 18 hole miniature golf course. Whether you're visiting for the first time or the hundredth you feel the excitement of playing mini golf among a scary but cool monster decor with custom and animated props. All locations are unique and custom designed. Our courses are challenging enough for adults to navigate yet very playable for children. In addition to mini golf each Monster Mini Golf has its own state of the art arcade game area, private event rooms, and some locations even have unusual gift shops!
Hooplas centres around an 18-hole miniature golf course, which was created by Castle Golf, Inc. Castle Golf has designed and built miniature golf courses around the world for 40 years. The course is designed to be challenging, but not overly so, appealing to adults and kids alike. Our facility offers the perfect opportunity for some quality family time, makes a great date night, is a fun social event with peers. We are dedicated to exceeding the expectations of our customers in a fun and positive atmosphere!
Hop on board the Ales on Rails tour to taste for yourself, how field-to-glass comes to quench your thirst. You’ll discover why Alberta has become the brewmaster province of micro-breweries. Enjoy pub style finger foods while you discover what it takes to make a great ale.
Set in the heart of the stunning Alberta prairies, you’ll enjoy a 3-hour train excursion where the landscape becomes a beautiful patchwork of brilliant yellows, green and tans, all set against expansive blue skies. Enjoy musical entertainment along with a good old fashioned train robbery to complete your experience.
Date night - a whole new dimension that you'll remember a lifetime. Imagine an expansive sky bursting with colour across a vast horizon. Come see why photographers love to capture the prairie twilight in all its splendor. A great way to wind down with living landscapes, the Alberta prairies.
DARK MATTERS is an 18+ event, where the science is served on the rocks & the adults come out to play. The new year marks the return of another fan favourite: GAME ON! Battle for first place in the IMAX Theatre, test strategies at the Table Top Board Game Café, and prototype local student-made games. Explore the math, technology, and physics behind everyone’s favourite games -- the first-step toward becoming a game-master. And as always: DJ Thomas Culture, Bar & Purple Pear Restaurant, exclusive access to all permanent galleries, and grown-up science experiments. Thursday, Jan. 25, 7-10 p.m.
Celebrate the achievements of one of Canada’s greatest heroes! Take an in-depth look at Terry’s epic 143 day journey, across 5,373 kilometres, from St. John’s, Newfoundland, to Thunder Bay, Ontario. Developed by the Canadian Museum of History, in partnership with Terry Fox’s family, the exhibition features a wide array of artifacts and archival materials, displayed together publicly for the first time. Among these treasured items are Terry’s journal and artificial leg, as well as press clippings and media interviews. Open daily at 9:00 a.m. and included in Science Centre Admission.
Get nerdy. Geek out. Go "Back to the Future" and take your picture with the DeLorean Time Machine or HAL 9000! Experience the cool connections between technology and your favourite pop culture icons. POPnology is an interactive, engaging exhibition that makes the connection to how technology has been influenced by movies, books, television and futurists. Exhibit starts Feb. 9, 2018.