Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum

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  • Address: 1 Birch Ave, Banff, AB T0L 0C0, Canada
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  • Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1403-7622388
  • Ticket Price: 10 CAD
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, History Museum, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Observation Deck, Specialty Museum, Natural History Museum

Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum - Review

The Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum takes you back in time to the days of the European settlers and horseback rides. Nestled cozily in the Rocky Mountains, the artifacts tell a riveting tale of the native of Alberta. Looking at all the exhibits that provide an in-depth look into the customs, ceremonies, myths and legends and their day to day things like quilts and hunting gear, gives you the best outsiders perspective you could ask for. A tribute to the people of the First Nations, a visit here won’t take you more than an hour.

Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum Ticket Prices

  • Senior citizens and children can avail of the discounted ticket price at CAD $9 and $4 respectively.
  • Free admission is granted to children below the age of 6 years.

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  • Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum Address: 1 Birch Ave, Banff, AB T0L 0C0, Canada
  • Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum Contact Number: +1403-7622388
  • Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum Timing: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum Price: 10 CAD
  • Best time to visit Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum(preferred time): 11:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 36.31% of people who visit Banff include Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum in their plan

  • 81.18% of people start their Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum

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53.09% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum

People normally club together Cascade Gardens and Banff Visitor Information Centre while planning their visit to Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum.

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Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum, Banff Reviews

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  • A great place to visit! We spent a very entertaining and enlightening hour here. There is free tea and coffee too which was very welcome. The museum tells the stories of plains First Nations peoples and the impact and legacy of their encounter with Europeans. It is well laid out with displays of clothing and objects along with an exciting use of VR headsets and video projection.

  • Historical and traditional outfits, tipi tents, historical information. This museum fills an important niche. The building is well constructed and quite solid, all is wood, hopefully fire protection is up to date.

  • Nice and serene place to visit. Rather small and I thought the ticket was a bit overpriced. You can be done here in less than 30 minutes. Parking is free.

  • This is a pretty neat little museum. If you aren't educated in Canada, there is an awful lot to learn. The iPads offer a lot of insight into incorrect First nations stereotypes. I'm glad that the proceeds go to the Buffalo nation and I REALLY appreciate that they are showing Elder in the Making on the TV. The only reason I don't give it 5 stars is because not all of the souvenirs are actually made by First nations artisans. I feel like they are missing out on a cool opportunity for financial empowerment in First nations communities.

  • One of the attractions in banff. It tells a lot about buffalo tribe culture and traditions. A way to know about your heritage.

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