Family admission to Reynolds-Alberta Museum provides access to all exhibits in the main building, featuring The McLaughlin Story, as well as the Aviation Display Hangar. Hours vary by season. Valid for 2 adults and up to 8 youth.
Enjoy a family admission pass (2 adults and up to 6 youths) to one of Alberta's most fascinating historic sites. Visitors will experience what it was like to be in the coal mining town of Frank before, during and after the great rock avalanche. The Centre is open year-round.
Take a two-hour walk with through downtown Calgary and learn the causes of Prohibition and the human interest stories that contributed to this fascinating era in Canadian history. The Fairmont Palliser Hotel will provide participants with a Prohibition drink at the end of the tour.
Open Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m and 10:00-4:00 Saturday. They are Closed Sundays, Long Weekends, and Stat Holidays. Built in 1925, Melsness Mercantile is located in the heart of Valhalla Centre and has been declared a Provincial Historic Resource. The Mercantile site is now home to the Mercantile Cafe, featuring daily specials; the Heritage Room, which is a museum that pays tribute to the area's Scandinavian Heritage; a Craft Corner, that allows local artisans to display and sell their wares; the Norwegian gift shop; and outside you will find the Valhalla Troll Park.
Located in Nampa, the museum is open year-round to meet all of your travelling needs. We provide free WiFi, a small gift shop with locally made products, a public phone, and both indoor and outdoor exhibits showcasing our proud history. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff can help provide you with information on the area and our current museum exhibits.
Situated in A.C. and Barbara Leighton's original home, the Leighton Art Centre is a Heritage Home Museum that offers a vibrant display of Alberta's artists both past and present. And with 80 acres of land, the centre is also an ideal spot to get a clear view of over 300 miles of the magnificent Rocky Mountains. The Leighton Art Centre hosts visual art exhibitions, creative workshops, nature walks, festivals and art sales, kids' summer camps, and art inspired field trips throughout the year. Located just 20 minutes south-west of Calgary and a short drive from Millarville, Black Diamond and Turner Valley, amidst the rolling hills and winding country roads of the Alberta MD of Foothills, the Leighton Art Centre is a must for any Foothills-area day trip. Coming in fine weather? Pack a picnic or pick one up from nearby Granary Road market! We have picnic tables with a spectacular view. Hours of operation: June to mid-November, Tues-Sun 10 am - 4 pm; mid-November to May, Tues-Sat 10 am - 4 pm. Admission to the centre is Pay-What-You-Can. Visit Leighton Art Centre for a healthy [and beautiful] dose of art and nature!
Winter Carnival is a family-friendly indoor event with themed activities throughout Gasoline Alley Museum. Enjoy games, crafts and activities that celebrate winter fun throughout the years. Round out your visit with a bite to eat at the Railway Café or Selkirk Grille and enjoy shopping at the Haskayne Mercantile Block. Activities included with regular museum admission.
The Banff Craft Beer Festival takes place at the home of Canada's first national park and is held each year in late November. The Cave and Basin National Historic Site is beautifully set at the base of the Canadian Rockies, and is now home to the world's most beautiful beer festival. Throughout the night, sample amazing food from some of Banff's best pubs and restaurants, try an offering of beers from Alberta's own breweries and share stories with local brew masters.
The Holiday season is very special time for us here at the Great Canadian Barn Dance and beginning on November 17th we feature a festive Country Christmas Dinner Show for all ages! Bring the family, a group of friends or the entire gang to enjoy our Country Christmas Dinner Show with sounds of the season and festive costumes. Our Christmas Buffet features turkey and all the trimmings made from Chef Wilsons Kitchen so you know it's good! Enjoy a cup of hot wassail as you browse Granny's Christmas Gift Shop and don't forget to enter the Door prize draw on your way in for a chance to win a special gift hand picked by The Barn Dance Family!