Famous Museums in Calgary

Calgary offers an interesting combination of famous as well as lesser-known museums for history buffs. You can visit some of the best museums in Calgary to understand local history better. Some places may give you a glimpse of the past whereas some may introduce you to different aspects of the city including its art or heritage. Check this detailed list of famous museums in Calgary that mentions everything from opening-closing timings, ticket prices, and address.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Calgary:

  1. #1 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    Telus Spark

    Tags: Science Museum

    Address: 220 St Georges Dr NE, Calgary, AB T2E 5T2, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    TELUS Spark is Calgary's Science Centre. Having interactive exhibits, the place is sure to ignite your imagination. The centre houses: A science store The Brainasium A HD Digital Dome Theatre Creativ...Read more

  2. #2 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    Glenbow Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, History Museum

    Address: 130 9 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0P3 Canada

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The largest museum of Western Canada has more than 20 permanent galleries and does a fantastic job telling the history of Calgary and Alberta and the legacy it leaves behind. The timeline follows the ...Read more

  3. #3 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    The Military Museums

    Tags: Museum, Military Museum, Exhibition

    Address: 4520 Crowchild Trail SW, Calgary, AB T2T 5J4, Canada

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The army is often taken for granted and as a result, under appreciated. There are certain periods in history where the army has played a crucial role in either defending their own land, or helping lib...Read more

  4. #4 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    Aero Space Museum Of Calgary

    Tags: Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: 4629 McCall Way Northeast, Calgary, AB T2E 8A5, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The Aero Space Museum of Calgary is dedicated to the preservation of Western Canadian Aviation History. It has a collection of over 20 aircrafts. These include 1936 WACO EQC-6 Custom WACO 10 Cabin Ser...Read more

  5. #5 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    Tags: Museum, Park, Aquarium

    Address: 1440 17a St SE, Calgary, AB T2G 4T9, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
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    Matthew Hussey

    Really good, fun interactive displays and excellent learning opportunities for all ages. The fish feeding tours are really fun as well!

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  6. #6 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 20 Roundup Way S.E, Calgary, AB T2G 2W1, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
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    David Piechnik

    Great little museum. Has some really interesting displays explaining the history of grain and farming in Alberta. There's a great model train display showing grain being shipped to the coast which hi...

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  7. #7 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 169 Canada Olympic Rd SW, Calgary, AB T3B 6B7, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Anne Wilson

    Helpful staff who are actually volunteers. Lots to see. Interactive displays make it fun. Very well done.

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  8. #8 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: 707 13 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0K8, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
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    Marilyn Feeg

    Beautiful, antique, estate home, that is now a museum! It's in the centre of Calgary, very close to downtown. Everyone should tour this beautiful home, & go to the "upscale" restaurant inside....

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  9. #9 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 850 4 St SE, Calgary, AB T2G 1R1, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Brian Swain Brianswain

    This was the first time going there. Had a great time. The displays were interesting and interactive. Tons of instruments and stuff about Canadian music. We took advantage of a tour and got to hear th...

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  10. #10 of 10 Museums in Calgary
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    Tags: Museum