Located in Banff National Park, the Whyte Museum welcomes those drawn to the power and inspiration of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Experience and enjoy the art, culture and history of the Canadian Rockies through our galleries, programs, archives and library, heritage homes, museum shop, guided walks, tours, and special events.
Eureka escape room adventures has fully immersive interactive puzzle rooms where you will need to work with your team to complete an objective in under one hour to win. Our themed rooms are designed completely different, with no theme having the same objective. You will need to figure out the puzzles in order to complete your task. Communication within your team will be critical.
The Willock and Sax Gallery celebrates the arts and the natural grandeur of the environment. We strive to cultivate aesthetic appreciation and concern for our world by offering an extraordinary collection of fine art. We carry a selection of Canadian historical and contemporary art with a focus on Alberta artists.
Snowshoeing is the easiest way to experience the magic of winter in the mountains. Professional guides will lead you away from the crowds, bringing you up close and personal with nature as you take in the breathtaking views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Each tour includes transfers, equipment and snacks.
Enjoy the best of skiing vacations in Western Canada! Explore the world-class ski resorts of Banff and Jasper National Parks.
Discover the best hiking trails and natural beauty of the Canadian Rockies on a small-group guided hike with Discover Banff Tours, including famous Larch Valley and the Plain of Six Glaciers. Save 10% by using coupon code ONLINE2SAVE and booking online seven days or more in advance.
Embark on a voyage of discovery. Enjoy a 60-minute scenic cruise on Lake Minnewanka, located just a short drive from Banff. Enjoy entertaining and informative story-telling as you travel through the spectacular scenery of the Canadian Rockies.
Driving tour apps that are "Like Having A Tour Guide In Your Car"™. All the benefits of a guided tour with the freedom to drive yourself. The apps use GPS technology to play the commentary automatically. Our guides have created tours that share stories, tips and advice of the surrounding area. Works offline, so doesn't require roaming or data. Scenic drive routes throughout Alberta including Banff, Lake Louise, Jasper, Icefields Parkway, Drumheller, Waterton and Alberta SW. Travel Alberta ALTO Award winner.
Alpine Air Adventures specializes in rock climbing, ice climbing, alpine climbing, backcountry skiing and snowboarding, avalanche courses and improvised rope rescue courses. Fully certified IFMGA Mountain Guide and ACMG Guides. AAA offers a variety of private and course based adventures to suit all levels of adventurer.
The Banff Center is hosting the L-E-V Dance Company. the name of which includes the Hebrew word for heart (lev). And it is matters of the heart that form the theme of the brand new L-E-V creation “OCD Love” The work also deals with OCD, obsessive-compulsive disorder, which repeatedly poses challenges for love and for life. A powerful piece, danced to pulsating techno beats created by DJ Ori Lichtik.It's about love that always misses, or lovers who keep missing each other. Please make sure to stop by! For more information visit the Banff Center website.
Join the Banff Center for the second installment of Banff Commissions! This event presents three new works, from some of Canada's finest contemporary composers, Vivian Fung, Sabrina Schroeder and Michael Oesterle. Each of the composers has a distinct voice that explores everything from complex intertwined melodic ideas, textural exploration and a exploratory look at percussion. This concert features faculty members including Aiyun Huang performing Fung's new work, and bassoonist Rebekah Heller performing a work with electronics by Schroeder.Join us for a pre-Concert talk at 6:45 p.m. in the Bentley Chamber Music Studio.
The Banff Centre 2018 Summer Music Program, has commissioned an extraordinary 12 new works! This new music will make an indelible impact on the contemporary music scene and will involve the Banff Centre participants in the most important process of the musical world: the creation of new art.Juno Nominee Cris Derksen is an Indigenous cellist/composer known for building layers of sound into captivating performances. Originally from Northern Alberta, her music braids the traditional and contemporary in multiple dimensions, weaving her traditional classical training and her Aboriginal ancestry with new school electronics, creating genre defying music. Visit our website for more details about Cris! Join us for a pre-Concert talk at 6:45 p.m. in the Bentley Chamber Music Studio.